Tir, Deity of Writing, Wisdom, and Knowledge

Tir, Deity of Writing, Wisdom, and Knowledge

Chief Aramazd was very proud of his son Tir, in whose honor the rainbow was named the belt of Tir. Initially, the bowstring-rainbow was the symbol of Sagittarius, which later received anthropomorphic features of an archer. According to a legend, a girl passing under the arch of Tir turned into a boy, and a boy …

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