The Humbaba is an enemy from Final Fantasy III, found in Doga's Grotto. They are of no threat to the party by the time it is fought, although they are capable of Petrifying characters.


Etymology Edit

In Akkadian mythology, Humbaba (Assyrian spelling) or Huwawa (Babylonian) was a monstrous giant of immemorial age raised by Utu, the Sun. Humbaba/Huwawa was also the guardian of the Cedar Forest where the gods lived. In the Epic of Gilgamesh, Gilgamesh slays Humbaba for fame and glory.

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