- Middle Eastern (culture)
- Celestial (attribute)
- Giant (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
The Giant of Hittite mythology that supported the world. The two gods, Teshub the storm god and Kumarbi fought each other in combat. Kumarbi lost and thus creates Ullikummi to destroy Teshub. Ullikummi is placed on the shoulders of Ubelluri where Ullikummi grows exceedingly large. The gods are shocked at this and so they send Ea to help. Ea finds Ullikummi standing on Ubelluri’s right shoulder. Unfortunately the rest of this story has not yet been uncovered.
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