Adapa

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Noun1.Adapa - a Babylonian demigod or first man (sometimes identified with Adam)
Babylon - the chief city of ancient Mesopotamia and capital of the ancient kingdom of Babylonia
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Thus, for instance, Alalgar is said to have reigned for 36,000 years, and the same period is attributed to Dumu-zid / Dumuzi ("Son of truth") and to En-sipad-zid-Annak / Ensipazianna; Berossos indicates that Aloros (the same as Alulim) reigned also for 36,000 Earthyears (cf.