In ancient Levantine mythology, Azizos or Aziz is the Palmyran Arab god of the morning star. He is usually portrayed as riding a camel with his twin brother Arsu. He was venerated separately in Syria as god of the morning star, in company with the astral god Monimos.
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Azizos was identified as Ares by Julian in his work 'Hymn to King Helios'. He says "Now I am aware that Ares, who is called Azizos by the Syrians who inhabit Emesa.."
- Encyclopedia of Gods, Michael Jordan, Kyle Cathie Limited, 2002
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