Mushussu

Mesopotamian - One of the Eleven Mighty. Helpers created by Tiamat. This beast took the form of a snakedragon and may be the same as the Shining Snake. Others say that it was like a griffin or ostrich. In some accounts, identified as Mushussu, Mushrushshu, Mushrushshu, Musmahhu, Musmahhu, Greek Hydra, Shining Snake or Shining Snake.

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