The ankh is the Egyptian hieroglyph representing the NH ˁ word, which means "life." It is an attribute of the Egyptian gods that can keep the loop, or wear one in each hand, arms crossed over the chest. This symbol was called crux ansata Latin ("ankh")
Ishat is a Phoenician Goddess of Fire (Her name means "Fire"). She is mentioned in the Epic of Ba'al as one of the enemies of the god who is destroyed by Anat, the warrior goddess. I shat. Her name is I shat!