Atargis


Atargis
Dagon (the fish god of the Philistines, the upper half being a man and the lower half a fish. The fish half represented fertility)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • fish god — 1) Atargis (Dagon, the fish god of the Philistines, the upper half being a man and the lower half a fish. The fish half represented fertility) 2) Dagon (the fish god of the Philistines, the upper half being a man and the lower half a fish. The… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fish-god — 1) Atargis (Dagon, the fish god of the Philistines, the upper half being a man and the lower half a fish. The fish half represented fertility); 2) Dagon (the fish god of the Philistines, the upper half being a man and the lower half a fish. The… …   Dictionary of ichthyology


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