Also known as Derceto
- Middle Eastern (culture)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
- Merfolk (common type)
The female goddess that gave birth to Semiramis. Her guilt and shame overwhelmed her so she killed her lover Hadad and assumed the form of a Mermaid. Out of respect the people of Syria do not eat fish.
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