Northwest Semitic word
El is a Northwest Semitic word meaning "god". In the Canaanite religion, or Levantine religion as a whole, El (Ugarit 'ilhm ("Elohim"), Sryian "Ilah", Arabic "Allah") was the supreme god, the father of humankind and all creatures and the husband of the goddess Asherah as recorded in the clay tablets of Ugarit, Syria.
This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.
Media in category "El (deity)"
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- El phoenician.jpg 212 × 134; 4 KB
- Ion Heliade Rădulescu, Biblicele, Genese Capu III, 1858.JPG 612 × 720; 53 KB