Egyptian Lore, Gods, Demigods, Heroes, Symbols, and Other Famous Mythological Characters

Aalu

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Aani

An ape-headed god. In some accounts, identified as Aani.

aart

A symbol of Ra. When washed in a sacred lake, it became the crocodile god, Sebek. Sometimes identified as aart, Sebek, Sebek, Maka, Petsuchos, sacred animals, Sebak, Sobek, Sobk, Rem(i), Sob(e)k, Greek Sekonopis, Sochos or S(o)uchos.

Ab

The symbolic heart, as distinguished from the corporeal heart Hati, judged at death. Sometimes known as Ab, Sahar, Sahar, Ab, Amm, Wadd, Khil, Shahar, Warah or Salem.

Abatos

Paradise; a sacred island in the Nile. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Abatos, horse, horse, Dun Stallion, Lamri Passelande, Spumador Arundel Lluagor Arondiel Gwinam Blanchard Passe Brewell Rabican Marchvallée Blanchard Alfana Trezibond Beiffror, Marchvallée Tachebrune Ferrant d'Espagne Vegliantino Bayard Frontino Brigliadoro, Veillantif Balios, Xanthos Cairus Bucephalus Abraxa, Eos Cytharos Harpagos Dinos, Lampos Phaeton Ethon, Galathe, Podarge Actaeon, Aethon, Amethea Bronte, Erythreos, Lampos Philogea, Phlegon, Purocri Pyrois Phallas Harpinna Psylla Balios Abaster, Nomios Dearg Druchtach Black of Sainglenn Grey of Macha Acein Horse of Manannan Splendid Mane Vingskornir Arvak, Aslo, Blodighofi Freyfaxi, Skinfaxi Hofvarpnir Gullfaxi Svadilfare Alsvid or Arvakur Hrimfaxi Grane Call Cuall Hengroen Gwyn Dunmane Du White Mare Cafall.

Abimiliki

A god of irrigation. Sometimes known as Abimiliki, Milkilu, Milkilu, Abimilki, Canaanite Athar, Canaanite Athar or Attar.

Abtu

A fish, one of a pair with Anet, swimming in front of Ra's boat to give warning of any danger. Referred to as Abtu.

Abydos

The source of the spring of youth. This site was said to be in the entrance to the underworld. Sometimes identified as Abydos.

Adim

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adoratrix

A chief priestess of Amon-Ra. Also called adoratrix.

afrit

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Ageb

A deity of the abyss or of the waters. Covering the earth. Occasionally identified as Ageb.

Ah

A moon-god. Son of Apet. He was later assimilated into Khons. Also referred to as Ah, Aah, Aah, Aah-te-Huti, Aah-te-Huti, Khons, Khons, Chons, Chunsu, Khens, Khensu, Khonsu, Khuns, Lord of All, Shu, Thoth, Traveller, The, Khens(u), Lord of Air, Lord of Time, The Traveller, Greek Heracles, Aah(-te-Huti) or Aah(-te-Huti).

Aha

A demon sometimes identified with Bes. Occasionally referred to as Aha, Bes, Bes, Septu or Sepd.

Ahat

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Ahi

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Ahmes-Nefertari

A goddess of Thebes. Mother of Amenophis. Also known as Ahmes-Nefertari.

Ain Shams

A well. It was said that the sun was born in this well and renewed itself by bathing in it. In some lore, occasionally identified as Ain Shams.

Aker

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akh

One of the 5 elements said to comprise the complete individual. This is the form that the dead assume in the underworld. In some accounts, identified as akh.

Akhthoes

A legendary king. He was said to have gone mad and was eaten by crocodiles. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Akhthoes, Abmerira, Abmerira, Kheti or Kheti.

Aleria

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Am-Heh

A dog-headed god of the underworld. In some accounts, identified as Am-Heh.

Aman

A demon who devoured the dead. Also referred to as Aman, Amen, Amen, Aman, Amoun, Amun, Amem, Amom, Ammon, Am(o)un, Hammon, Min, Greek Zeus, Libyan Hammon, Jupiter- Ammon or Roman Jupiter.

Amathaounta

A sea-goddess of the Aegean. At times, known as Amathaounta, Amathaon, Amathaon, Amaethon, Sumerian Ashima or Sumerian Ashima.

Amaunet

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Amen

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Amen-Khum

A deity, darkness personified. He was worshipped in the Great Oasis and was envisaged as having a ram's head or horns. In some accounts, known as Amen-Khum, Amun-Kneph, Amun-Kneph or Amen-Khnum.

Amenhotep

The god of healing. He was originally a mortal pharaoh, later deified. Occasionally referred to as Amenhotep.

Amenophis

God of Thebes. Son of Ahmes-Nefertari. Husband of Tiy. He is depicted as being a blackskinned version of Amenhotep III. Sometimes known as Amenophis, Memnon, Memnon, memnonia, Greek Memnon or Greek Memnon.

Ament

A serpent-headed or cat-headed. Mother-goddess. Wife of Amon. Originally she was a Libyan goddess. In Thebes she is Mut. Sometimes identified as Ament, Amenadial, Amenadial, Mut, Mut, Great Sorcerer, Hathor, Isis, Lady of Asheru, Ma, Muit, Muut, Nekhbet, Muit, Sakhmet, The Great Sorceress, Greek Hera, Ament, Mast or Taure.

Amentet

A goddess of the West. She is regarded as a goddess of the underworld who receives the dead. Sometimes known as Amentet, Amenti, Amenti, Duat, Dwjt, Fields of Peace, Amenthes, Ashet, Dewat, Land of the Dead, Pet, Tuat or Yaaru.

Amenti

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Ammut

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Amon-Kematef

Amon as a creator god in the form of a snake. Also commonly identified as Amon-Kematef.

Amon-Ra

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Amset

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An

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Andjety

An underworld-god. A form of Osiris. His responsibility was for the rebirth of souls in the afterlife. Occasionally called Andjety, Andjeti, Andjeti, Osiris, Anjety, Anjety or Anzety.

Andzti

A god of the Nile delta. He was depicted as a man bearing a crook and a whip. Also referred to as Andzti.

Anet

A sacred fish. This fish, one of a pair with Abtu, swam in front of Ra's barge to warn him of possible danger. Occasionally called Anet.

Anhur

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Anit

A goddess sometimes equated with Hathor. Occasionally called Anit, Hathor, Hathor, Athyr, Het-Hert, Lady of Byblos, Lady of Dendera, Lady of Faience, Lady of the West, Lady of Turquoise, Mut, Sakhmet, Triphis, Great Mother, Qedeshet Sakhmet, Tafner, Triphis, Canaanite Baalat, Tanit, Greek Aphrodite, Mesopotamian Ishtar, Athor, Nekmet- Awai or Tauret.

Anjety

An early god. He is depicted as a human head on a pole. Also commonly called Anjety, Andjety, Andjety, Andjeti, Anzety or Anzety.

ankh

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Ankh-Neteru

A serpent in the underworld. Ra's boat is drawn through the serpent's body by twelve gods every night. Sometimes referred to as Ankh-Neteru, Apep, Apep, Aapep, Apap, Apapi, Apepi, Aper, Apop, Roarer, Apap(i), Greek Apophis or Babylonian Tiamat.

Ankhoes

The Greek name for Horus. Occasionally referred to as Ankhoes.

Anpu

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Anti

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Anubis

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Anuket

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Apappus

A giant demon of drought. Known as Apappus.

Apedemak

A Sudanese war-god. He is depicted as having a lion's head on a human body. Sometimes known as Apedemak.

Apep

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Apis

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Apuatu

An early form of Osiris. Also referred to as Apuatu, Osiris, Osiris, An, Andjeti, An(d)jety, Asar(i), Asartaiti, Banaded, Khenti-Amentiu, Mendes, Sekhemtaui, Unbu, Unneffer, Un(n)o, Wenneffer, Wennoffer, Winefred, Babylonian Nergal, Greek Dionysus, Hades, Rhot-Amenti, Serapis or Uasar.

Arensnuphis

A minor Sudanese god, attendant on Isis. Sometimes known as Arensnuphis, Ari-hes-nefer or Ari-hes-nefer.

Arsaphes

The Greek name for Hershef. Sometimes identified as Arsaphes, Harsaphes, Harsaphes, Hershef, Horus, Greek Heracles, Greek Heracles, Baal Tyre, Gisdhubar, Hereklo, Khons, Krishna, Melkarth, Vahagn, Verethragna or Vritrahana.

Arsnuphis

The Greek name for Dedwen. Also commonly identified as Arsnuphis, Dedwen, Dedwen, Dedun or Greek Tithonus.

As

A fertility-god of the deserts. At times, known as As.

Asar

An early name for Osiris. Occasionally identified as Asar.

Asartaiti

A name of Osiris as 'he who is swathed'. Sometimes identified as Asartaiti, Osiris, Osiris, An, Andjeti, An(d)jety, Apuatu, Asar(i), Banaded, Khenti-Amentiu, Mendes, Sekhemtaui, Unbu, Unneffer, Un(n)o, Wenneffer, Wennoffer, Winefred, Babylonian Nergal, Greek Dionysus, Hades, Rhot-Amenti, Serapis or Uasar.

Asenath

The Egyptian name for Athena. Sometimes known as Asenath.

Ash

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Aso

A queen of Ethiopia. She was one of the people who conspired with Set to kill Osiris. Identified as Aso.

Ass

A form of Ra eaten by a huge serpent. In some accounts, known as Ass, Aesir, Aesir, As, Asa, Asir, Ass, Elder Gods, singAs(a), Ra, Ra, Af, Auf, Auf(-Ra), Amon-Ra, Kamephis, Phra, Phre, Ran, Re, Re-Atum, Re-Khepra, Rhe or Ria.

Astarte

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Asten

An ancient god assimilated with Thoth. Sometimes referred to as Asten.

Aten

The sun-god. The sun-disc Aten was worshipped as the state religion under Ahkenaton in place, temporarily, of Amon-Ra. In some lore, occasionally identified as Aten, Adon, Adon, Aton, Aton, Eton or Eton.

Atet

A mother-goddess. She was worshipped in the form of the cat-goddess, Maau. Sometimes called Atet, Bast, Bast, Ailuros, Bastet, Bubastis, Little Cat, Mau, Mew, Ubastet, Ubasti, LittleCat, Ma(a)u, Pasht, Sakhmet, Shesmetet, Greek Artemis, Mersekhnet or Mersekhnet.

Athor

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Atum

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Auf

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Aun

A sacred city, seat of sun worship. Called Aun.

Auteb

The personification of joy (female). Also called Auteb, Autyeb or Autyeb.

Ba

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ba

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ba-bird

The representation of the ba in the form of a human-headed bird. Also referred to as ba-bird.

Ba-Pef

An underworld god. Occasionally known as Ba-Pef.

Babi

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Backbone of Osiris

The axis on which the earth (or the universe) rotates. In some references, referred to as Backbone of Osiris, axle tree or axle tree.

Baelthi

The Egyptian name for Baalat. Sometimes referred to as Baelthi.

Bahet

Abundance personified. In some references, referred to as Bahet.

Banaded

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bark

The boat of the gods. On occassion, called bark, barque or barque.

bark shrine

A part of a temple in which models of the gods. Boats were kept. In some references, referred to as bark shrine.

Bast

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Bat

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Bata

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Behedti

A local god. He took the form of a falcon and is regarded as an aspect of Horus. Sometimes referred to as Behedti, Horus of the Horizon, Horus of the Horizon, Har-em-akhet, Harakte, Harakhti, Herakhte, Herakhty, Herkhty, Hor-akhi, Horakt, Horakhte, Horakhti, Horemakhet, Horus Aroeris, Hermakhis, Horakhi, Horakh(ti), Horakte, Horemakhe, Ra-Herakhta, Greek Harakhtes or Harmachis.

benben stone

The golden obelisk on which Ra, as the Bennu-bird, perched. On occassion, called benben stone.

bennu-bird

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Bentrash

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Bes

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Bigeh

An island in the Nile where Hapi lived. Also known as Bigeh.

birthbrick

The emblem of Meskhenit. In some lore, occasionally called birthbrick.

Black Virgins

Images of Isis taken over by the Christian religion. On occassion, identified as Black Virgins.

Book of Am Duat

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Book of Apophis

A collection of rites to ward off the snake-god. Also referred to as Book of Apophis.

Book of Caverns

Pictures and text showing Ra's journey. Through the 6 caverns of the underworld, found on some royal tombs. Sometimes referred to as Book of Caverns.

Book of Gates

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Book of the Dead

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Book of the Underworld

A set of funerary texts describing the various parts of the underworld and Ra's passage during the night. Sometimes called Book of the Underworld.

Book of Thoth

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Breath of Set

A hot south wind from the desert. At times, known as Breath of Set.

Bubastis

A name for the goddess Bast. Son of Bast, some say. At times, referred to as Bubastis, Bast, Bast, Ailuros, Atet, Bastet, Little Cat, Mau, Mew, Ubastet, Ubasti, LittleCat, Ma(a)u, Pasht, Sakhmet, Shesmetet or Greek Artemis.

Bucheum

The burial ground of the Buchis bulls. Also known as Bucheum.

Buchis

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Budasheer

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Bull of the Ennead

A name of Atum as a bull. Also commonly known as Bull of the Ennead, Atum, Atum, Atmu, Atumu, Tam, Tem, Temu, Tham, Thom, Thum, Tm, Tmu, Tom, Tum, At(u)mu, Iusau, Neb-er-djei, Shed, Tem(u), T(h)am, T(h)om, T(h)um, Tm(u), Khepra, Ra or Ra-Atum.

Butifar

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Canopus

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Cerastes

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Cheop

An early sun-god. On occassion, referred to as Cheop, Cheape, Cheape, Chepe, Chepe, Chepera, Chepera, Khepra, Chepe(ra) or Chepe(ra).

Chnoubis

A god in the form of a fabulous. Animal, part lion, part serpent. Occasionally called Chnoubis, Gnostic Chnuphis or Gnostic Chnuphis.

Cingris

A pharaoh. Father of Scota. His daughter married the Irish sage Niul. Occasionally called Cingris.

cobra

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Colanthes

A god envisaged as a youth. At times, identified as Colanthes, Kolantes, Kolantes, Kolanthes or Kolanthes.

corn mummy

A funerary object, in the form of a figure made from soil and corn. Seeds, in a small sarcophagus. On occassion, called corn mummy.

cow

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cowroid

An amulet made in the form of a cowrie shell. Also commonly identified as cowroid.

Ded

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Dedi

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Dedwen

A Nubian god of wealth. Referred to as Dedwen, Dedun, Dedun, Arsnuphis, Arsnuphis, Greek Tithonus or Greek Tithonus.

Dekans

War gods, 36 in number. These beings, usually depicted with the heads of animals, were later regarded as demons of sin and vice. Also commonly identified as Dekans.

denderah

The Egyptian version of the Zodiac. Called denderah.

Djebauti

A local god in the form of a heron. This deity was later assimilated into Horus. In some accounts, called Djebauti, Zebauti or Zebauti.

djed

A tree trunk representing Osiris. A pillar representing the spine of Osiris. A pillar with 3 or more cross-bars. On occassion, called djed.

Dodonu

A Nubian god of the Nile cataracts. In some accounts, called Dodonu, Doudoun, Doudoun or Khnum.

Dua

A god who acted as the king's. Personal valet. Brother of Set, some say. In some references, called Dua.

Edjo

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Eef

A name for Khnum as a ram-headed. Representation of the sun. Occasionally referred to as Eef, Ef or Ef.

Elephantine Triad

The god Khnum and the goddesses. Anuket and Sati. In some lore, occasionally identified as Elephantine Triad.

Ennead

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Epact

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Erica

The sacred tree which gew round the body of Osiris. Occasionally known as Erica.

Esden

A name for Thoth in the form of a baboon. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Esden, Isden, Isden, Isten, Isten, Thoth, Thoth, Dehuti, Djeheuty, Djehuti, Hermes, Lord of Magic, Lord of Sesennu, sacred birds, Tat, Techu, Thaut, Thot, Thout, Thouti, Zehuti, Zhouti, Aah(-te-huti), Dhouti, D(j)ehuti, Eye of Horus, He Zur, Khons, Lord of Sessenu, Lord of Time, Tongue of Ptah, Trismegistus, Greek Hermes, Tahuti, Tehuti or Phoenician Taaut.

Eye of Horus

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Eye of Ra

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Field of Celestial Offerings

A part of the underworld where the deeds of men were weighed. Also called Field of Celestial Offerings.

Field of Reeds

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First Time

The beginning of the world. At times, identified as First Time.

flail

The symbol of Seker. Sometimes called flail.

Gate of Way

The entrance to the Western Desert. Also commonly known as Gate of Way.

Geb

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Geh

A god created, with Gerhit, by Thoth. Also called Geh.

Gerhit

A god created by Thoth. On occassion, called Gerhit.

god's wife of Amun

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Gods of the First Time

The gods of that early golden age. When the gods walked the earth. With men. Also identified as Gods of the First Time.

goose

The bird of Horus, Isis, Osiris and Seb. In some lore, occasionally identified as goose.

Great Cackler

A name of Geb in the form of a goose. Also known as Great Cackler, Geb, Geb, Gae, Gea, Great Chatterer, Keb, Nile Goose, Qeb(eb), Qebk, Seb or Greek Cronus.

Guenole

A priest. He acted as confessor to the king, Gradlon, and was later made a saint. Also identified as Guenole.

Ha

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ha

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Hah

A god, eternity and infinity. Personified. He is depicted holding up the heavens with his raised arms and holding a palm-frond. Referred to as Hah, Ha, Ha or Lord of the Libyans.

Haibet

The shadow: one's other self. Sometimes known as Haibet.

Haiu

A serpent, night, which forever chased. The moon. Also called Haiu.

Hall of Judgement

The place in the underworld where the souls of the dead were judged. By 42 judges. Occasionally known as Hall of Judgement, Hall of Two Truths, Hall of Two Truths, maaty, maaty, Maaty or Maaty.

Hamti

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Hapy

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Hapy Qementu

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Har-mau

A name of Horus as unifier of the 2 kingdoms. Called Har-mau, Heru-sam-taui, Heru-sam-taui, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes, Hemen, Greek Harsomtus or Greek Harsomtus.

Har-nedj-itef

Horus as the guardian of Osiris. In some accounts, referred to as Har-nedj-itef, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes, Hemen, Greek Harendotes or Greek Harendotes.

Har-pa-Neb-Taui

A name of Horus as 'Lord of Two. Lands'. In some lore, occasionally called Har-pa-Neb-Taui, Lord of Two Lands, Lord of Two Lands or Horus.

Har-Soped

A syncretion of the hawk-gods, Horus and Soped. Called Har-Soped.

Harpakhrad

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Harpre

A god. Son of Menthu and Rattawy. Harpre's function was to protect the king. On occassion, called Harpre, Horus of the Sun or Horus of the Sun.

Hartomes

A name of Horus as 'he who pierces'. In some accounts, identified as Hartomes, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes or Hemen.

Harwer

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Hathor

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Hathor-Sakhmet

The goddess of war. On occassion, known as Hathor-Sakhmet, Eye of Ra, Eye of Ra, Eye of Atum, Qedeshet, Sakhmet, udjat or uraeus.

Hati

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Hatmehyt

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Hauhet

A goddess of the primitive waters. Consort of Huh. With Huh, she represented the endlessness of the waters or, in some accounts, space. Sometimes identified as Hauhet, Hehet, Hehet, Hehit, Hehit, Hehut or Hehut.

He Zur

A baboon-god. An aspect of Thoth. Sometimes called He Zur, Hez-ur, Hez-ur, Hedjwer, Thoth, Thoth, Dehuti, Djeheuty, Djehuti, Hermes, Lord of Magic, Lord of Sesennu, sacred birds, Tat, Techu, Thaut, Thot, Thout, Thouti, Zehuti, Zhouti, Aah(-te-huti), Dhouti, D(j)ehuti, Eye of Horus, Khons, Lord of Sessenu, Lord of Time, Tongue of Ptah, Trismegistus, Greek Hermes, Tahuti, Tehuti, Phoenician Taaut or Esden.

Heart, The

Horus as an aspect of Ptah. On occassion, called Heart, The.

Heb-seb

A jubilee festival. This ceremony was said to renew the energy of an ageing pharaoh by magic. In some lore, occasionally identified as Heb-seb.

Hedetet

A scorpion-goddess. Sometimes identified as Hedetet.

heifer

The animal of Isis. In some lore, occasionally identified as heifer.

heka

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Heka

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Heket

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Hemen

A falcon-god. He is said to be an aspect of Horus. Occasionally referred to as Hemen, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes or Harsaphes.

Hemsut

A goddess of fate. Also referred to as Hemsut, Hemusut or Hemusut.

Heneb

A god of the vine. On occassion, referred to as Heneb.

Hent-Taui

A priestess of Amon-Ra. Occasionally known as Hent-Taui.

Heques

A god of fishermen and river-mouths. Sometimes called Heques.

Her

A sky-god. In some references, called Her.

Her-ap-sheta

Horus as 'opener of secrets'. The planet Jupiter. On occassion, known as Her-ap-sheta, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes or Hemen.

Her-ka

Horus as the Bull: the planet Saturn. In some accounts, known as Her-ka, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes or Hemen.

Herce

Heracles as the god of merchants and soldiers. Occasionally known as Herce.

Herdesuf

Horus as the Red Horus: the planet. Mars. Identified as Herdesuf, Herdesher, Herdesher, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes or Hemen.

Hereret

A huge serpent living in the Lake of Cobras. The evil that this beast spewed out was swallowed by the goddesses guarding the flame of Ra. Sometimes called Hereret.

Heret-Kau

A goddess of the underworld. Also referred to as Heret-Kau.

Heron

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Hershef

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Heru Khent an Maa

A name for Horus. In some references, referred to as Heru Khent an Maa, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes or Hemen.

Heru Khent Khat

A name for Horus. Called Heru Khent Khat, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes or Hemen.

Heru Khuti

A name for Horus. Referred to as Heru Khuti.

Heru Murti

A name for Horus. Also known as Heru Murti.

Heru Ur

Name for Horus. Also called Heru Ur, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes or Hemen.

Herunub

A name for Horus. On occassion, identified as Herunub, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes or Hemen.

Hesat

A name for Isis as a goddess of birth. She is depicted in the form of a cow. Sometimes referred to as Hesat, Hest or Hest.

Het Nabes

The palace of Shu. Sometimes identified as Het Nabes.

Hetepes-Sekhus

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Hetpet

A goddess, happiness personified. At times, referred to as Hetpet.

Hey-tau

A god who was changed into a pine tree. In some accounts, he is equated with Tammuz. Also commonly called Hey-tau, Eshmun, Eshmun, Es(h)mun or Es(h)mun.

Hez-ur

A baboon-god. An aspect of Thoth. In some references, referred to as Hez-ur, Hedjwer, Hedjwer, He Zur, He Zur or Thoth.

hieracosphinx

A sphinx with the head of a hawk and the body of a lion. In some references, called hieracosphinx.

Hill of Bat

The hill which supports the heaven, home of Sebek. At times, identified as Hill of Bat.

Hor-hekenu

A falcon-headed god of ointments. An aspect of Horus. Sometimes referred to as Hor-hekenu, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor Nubuti, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes or Hemen.

Hor Nubuti

Horus as conqueror of Set. Sometimes known as Hor Nubuti, Hor, Hor, King Hor, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Iahu, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes or Hemen.

Horbehudet

A name of Horus as the solar disc. Also called Horbehudet, Horus of Edfu, Horus of Edfu or Horus Behdety.

horizon

The home of the sun-god in the east. The sun was often depicted as rising between two mountains personified as the breasts of a goddess. Occasionally referred to as horizon.

Horn of Ament

The furthest boundary of Amenti. Occasionally known as Horn of Ament, Horn of Amenti or Horn of Amenti.

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Horus lock

A long curled strand of hair left on a shaven head, worn by young royals. Also known as Horus lock, sidelock of youth, sidelock of youth, Sidelock of Youth or Sidelock of Youth.

Horus name

The first of the 7 names given to a king. Also commonly called Horus name.

Horus of Edfu

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Horus of the Horizon

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Horus of the Two Eyes

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Horus the Elder

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Horus the Younger

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Hours

12 daughters of Ra. They control the individual's life-span. In some lore, occasionally identified as Hours, Horae, Horae, Horai, Hours, Seasons, Horai or Hindu Rtus.

House of Benben

The home of Ra. Called House of Benben.

Hu

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Huh

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Iahu

A name for Horus or Set or for Isis. As a dove-goddess. Also called Iahu, Elath-Iahu, Elath-Iahu, Horus, Horus, Mekhenti-irty, Red Horus, Anti, Har, Har-mau, Har-nedj-itef, Harpa-Neb-Taui, Harpakhrad, Harsomtus, Hartomes, Heart, Her-ka, Her-ap-sheta, Herdesuf, Heru Khent Khat, Heru Khent an Maa, Heru Khuti Heru Murti, Heru-pakhret Heru-sam-taui, Heru Ur, Herunub, Hor-hekenu, Hor Nubuti, Lord of Two Lands, Mekenti-(en-)irty, Ra-Harakta, Ra-Harahkte, Re-Harahkty, Greek Ankhoes, Harendotes, Harsaphes, Hemen, Isis, Isis, Aset, Ast, Aust, Eset, Esu, Lady of the Beginning, Lady of the Emerald, Lady of the Turquoise, Our Lady, Queen of Heaven, sacred birds, Star of the Sea, Unt, Watch Merti, As(e)t, Eenohebis, Great Mother, Lady of Turquoise, Hes(a)t, Mother of God, Sakhmet, Thousand Named, Urethekau, Werethekau, Greek Athena, Demeter, Isia, Io, Stella Maris, Manat, Mut, Ziza, Set, Set, Ekhi, Ombos, Seth, Sethi, Seti, Sit, Sut, Sutekh, Ekhi, Seth(i), Sut, Arab Shayth, Canaanite Baal, Greek Bapho, Typhon, Mesopotamian Setekh, Setes(h), Sutesh, Suty, Bebon, Nuoni or Typhonian Beast.

ibis

A sacred bird: an incarnation of Thoth. Also commonly identified as ibis.

ichneumon

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Ihi

God of the sistrum. Son of Hathor. At times, known as Ihi, Ehi, Ehi, Ehu or Ehu.

Ihy

A god of music. Son of Horus and Hathor or of Ra and Hathor. Also commonly known as Ihy, Ahy, Ahy, Herusmatauy, Herusmatauy, Ify or Ify.

Ikh

The existence after death. On occassion, referred to as Ikh.

Imhotep

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imiut

A fetish in the form of the skin of an animal's head stuffed and tied to a pole. Called imiut, Anubis, Anubis, Inpw, Khenty-seh-netjer, Wip, Anpu, Imiut, Imy-ut, Khenti-imentiu, Neb-ta-djeser, Tepydju-ef, Greek Anpu, Hermanubis, Hermes or Wapwawet.

Imy-ut

A minor god. A name of Anubis as 'one in the mortuary'. Also called Imy-ut, Anubis, Anubis, Inpw, Khenty-seh-netjer, Wip, Anpu, Imiut, Khenti-imentiu, Neb-ta-djeser, Tepydju-ef, Greek Anpu, Hermanubis, Hermes, Wapwawet, Imiut, Imiut or Imy-Ut.

Inmutef

A minor god. regarded as 'he who holds up the heavens'. Sometimes known as Inmutef.

Ipet

A mother-goddess. Consort of Amen. In some references, known as Ipet, Ipy, Ipy, Queen of the Two Lands, Queen of the Two Lands, Ipi or Ipi.

Isdes

A god of death. In some references, known as Isdes.

Isis

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Island of Enchantment

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Isle of Flames

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Issa

Devotees of Isis initiated into her mysterious rites. On occassion, called Issa.

Iunones

A creator-goddess. Also identified as Iunones.

Iusas

A goddess revered in Heliopolis. Wife of Atum or Ra. Also called Iusas, Eus-os, Eus-os, Iusaset, Iusaset, Iusau, Iusau, Atum, Juesaes, Juesaes, Jusas, Jusas, Rat, Rat, Uert-Heket, Uert-Heket, Iusaes or Iusaes.

Iusau

A name of Atum as the bisexual god who produced Shu and Tefnut. Also referred to as Iusau, Atum, Atum, Atmu, Atumu, Tam, Tem, Temu, Tham, Thom, Thum, Tm, Tmu, Tom, Tum, At(u)mu, Bull of the Ennead, Neb-er-djei, Shed, Tem(u), T(h)am, T(h)om, T(h)um, Tm(u), Khepra, Ra, Ra-Atum, Iusas, Iusas, Eus-os, Iusaset, Juesaes, Jusas, Rat, Uert-Heket, Iusaes or Rat.

Iuwen

A fetish in the form of a pillar. Symbolising the moon and the moon-god aspect of Osiris. Sometimes referred to as Iuwen.

Jah't

A moon-god later merged with Thoth. At times, known as Jah't, Joh, Joh or Jah.

Junit

A local goddess in Tuphium. Occasionally identified as Junit.

Ka

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Ka-Khu-Khat

The triad spirit, soul, body. Sometimes called Ka-Khu-Khat.

Kamephis

A manifestation of Ra as a bull. Occasionally known as Kamephis, Ra, Ra, Af, Ass, Auf, Auf(-Ra), Amon-Ra, Phra, Phre, Ran, Re, Re-Atum, Re-Khepra, Rhe or Ria.

Kamutef

The combined form of Amon and Min. In some accounts, referred to as Kamutef, Amun-Min-Kamutef or Amun-Min-Kamutef.

Kanobus

A bull symbolising Ptah. In some references, identified as Kanobus, Ka-nub or Ka-nub.

Kebechet

A snake-goddess. Daughter of Anubis. Occasionally referred to as Kebechet.

Keh

A primordial god portrayed as having. The head of a frog. Also commonly identified as Keh.

Kekui

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Kekuit

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Kemwer

A black bull worshipped in Athribis. Occasionally referred to as Kemwer, Kemur or Kemur.

Kenet

A goddess originating from Syria. Occasionally called Kenet.

Kereth

A snake-god. At times, referred to as Kereth.

khaibit

A personal 'shadow', part of the individual's make-up. It was said that this shadow could leave the body and exist on its own. In some lore, occasionally identified as khaibit, khaib, khaib, khaybet or khaybet.

Khakadi

The red-coloured beer that Ra. Used to flood the earth when Sakhmet was killing the people. Also referred to as Khakadi.

Khat

The physical body, as distinct from Sahu the spiritual body, one of the 5 elements comprising the complete. Being. Also referred to as Khat.

Khensit

A goddess of the Lower Kingdom. She is depicted in the form of the uraeus. Sometimes known as Khensit, Chensit or Chensit.

Khenti Amentiu

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Khenti-cheti

A god. Originally envisaged as a crocodile, he developed into a falcon-god and merged with Osiris. Sometimes identified as Khenti-cheti, Chenti-cheti, Chenti-cheti, Greek Chentechtoi or Greek Chentechtoi.

Khenti-irti

A falcon-god. An aspect of Horus. He was responsible for law and order and was depicted as blind. Referred to as Khenti-irti, Machenti-irti, Machenti-irti, Chenti-irti or Chenti-irti.

Khepra

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Kherty

A ram-god protecting the tombs of kings. In some accounts he was the ferryman of the dead. In some references, called Kherty, Cherti or Cherti.

Khery-bakef

A name of Ptah as 'he who sits under a tree'. Sometimes called Khery-bakef, Ptah, Ptah, Imhotep, Phtah, Ram of Mendes, Ptah-Nun, Ptah-Naunet, Ptah-Tem, The Heart, Greek Hephaestus or Tatenen.

Khnum

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Khons

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Khonsu-Hor

The god Khons as spring rain. Personified. Also referred to as Khonsu-Hor, Khonsu-Ra or Khonsu-Ra.

khu

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Khu

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Kis

A god of Kusae. He is depicted in the form of a man strangling two long-necked creatures, perhaps giraffes. Occasionally referred to as Kis.

klaft

A headdress worn by Isis. This headdress was said to impart divine wisdom to the one who wore it. Referred to as klaft.

Knef

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Koftarim

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Lake of Cobras

The home of the serpent Hereret. Called Lake of Cobras.

Latus

A fish sacred to the Egyptians. Also known as Latus.

Lepidotus

A fish sacred to the Egyptians. Occasionally known as Lepidotus.

Lepus

A star of Orion, recognised as the boat of the god Horus. Also referred to as Lepus, hare, hare, Great Hare, Hare in the Moon, Rabbit or T'u.

Lord of Air

A name of Khons as an aspect of Shu. In some accounts, referred to as Lord of Air, Khons, Khons, Chons, Chunsu, Khens, Khensu, Khonsu, Khuns, Lord of All, Shu, Thoth, Traveller, The, Khens(u), Lord of Time, The Traveller, Greek Heracles, Ah, Shu, Shu, Anhur, Su, Shou, Greek Sos or Heka.

Lord of Time

A name of Khons as an aspect of Thoth. In some lore, occasionally identified as Lord of Time, Khons, Khons, Chons, Chunsu, Khens, Khensu, Khonsu, Khuns, Lord of All, Shu, Thoth, Traveller, The, Khens(u), Lord of Air, The Traveller, Greek Heracles or Ah.

Lords of Destiny

The 3 gods Amon, Khnum and Ptah. Also commonly referred to as Lords of Destiny.

lotus

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Ma

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Maa

A deity, sight personified. Also known as Maa.

maat

The ostrich feather worn by Ma. At times, known as maat, Ma, Ma, Maet, Maht, Maut, Ammas, Maat, Mait, Mayet, 'truth', Mut or Nehebkau.

Maau

The goddess Atet in the form of a cat. Occasionally known as Maau, Mau, Mau or Bast.

Mafdet

A goddess who protects man from scorpions and snakes. She is depicted as a panther or lynx. Occasionally called Mafdet, Lady of the Castle of Life or Lady of the Castle of Life.

magic bricks

Inscribed mud bricks, placed one on each side of a tomb, to protect the dead from evil. Also identified as magic bricks.

Mahaf

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Maka

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Malcandre

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Malekbel

A sun-god. In some accounts, called Malekbel, Malakbel or Malakbel.

Maneros

A barley-god. Called Maneros, Heracles, Heracles, Alcaeus, Alcides, Amphitryonides, Criophorus, Herakles, Herc(l)e, Kymenos, Melampygos, Melon, Palaemon, Palaimon, Tirynthian, Armenian Vahagn, Canaanite Melkarth, Celtic Ogmios, Etruscan Hercle, Italian Hereklo, Roman Hercules, The Unconquerable or Labours of Hercules.

maneros

A lament for the dead. Sometimes referred to as maneros, Heracles, Heracles, Alcaeus, Alcides, Amphitryonides, Criophorus, Herakles, Herc(l)e, Kymenos, Maneros, Melampygos, Melon, Palaemon, Palaimon, Tirynthian, Armenian Vahagn, Canaanite Melkarth, Celtic Ogmios, Etruscan Hercle, Italian Hereklo, Roman Hercules, The Unconquerable or Labours of Hercules.

Manjet

The boat of the sun-god Ra. Occasionally called Manjet, Maadit bark, Maadit bark, Manchet, Manchet, Mandet, Mandet, Manjet-boat, Manjet-boat, Mantchet, Mantchet, Manzet, Manzet, Manjet-boat Man(t)chet, Manjet-boat Man(t)chet, solar bark, solar bark, Me'emzet, Me'enzet, Meseket, Mesektet, Mesenktet, Semektet or Semketet.

Mehen

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Mehet-Weret

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Mekhenti-en-irty

A name of Horus as god of moonless nights. Sometimes known as Mekhenti-en-irty, Harwer, Harwer, Aroeris, Aroueris, Haroeris, Harueris, Hor-merti, Horus the Elder, Wer or Aro(u)eris.

Mekhit

A lion-goddess. Sakhmet as the consort of Anhur or Osiris. Also identified as Mekhit, Mai-hesa, Mai-hesa, Mehit, Mehit, Sakhmet, Sakhmet, Bast, Great Cat, Hathor, Isis, Lady of the West, Mighty One, Mut, Powerful, The, Sachmet, Sekhauit, Sakhautet, Sekhem, Sekhet, Sekhmet, Sekmet, Semetet, Eye of Ra, Sechmet, Sekhautet, Sek(h)met, The Powerful, Babaylonian Allat or Greek Sakhmis.

menat

A talisman, in the form of a whip, said to ward off evil. Also commonly referred to as menat.

Mendean Triad

The deities Banaded, Harpakhrad and Hetmetit. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Mendean Triad.

Menhyt

A lioness-goddess. In some stories, the consort of Khnum. Sometimes identified as Menhyt, Menchit, Menchit, Men(c)hit or Men(c)hit.

Menthu

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Menthu-Ra

Menthu combined with the bull of Ra. In some lore, occasionally known as Menthu-Ra.

Menuquet

A goddess of Amenti, the land of the dead. Also referred to as Menuquet.

Meret

A goddess of song. An underworld goddess. She is sometimes depicted as a coiled snake with a human head. Also identified as Meret, Mert or Mert.

Meritensa

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Mert

Isis and Nephthys as goddesses of the Nile floods. At times, identified as Mert, Meret, Meret, Mert, Merti, Merti, Watch Merti, Watch Merti, Isis or Nephthys.

Mertseger

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Meruil

A Nubian sun-god. Twin brother of Merul. Occasionally referred to as Meruil, Merulis, Merulis, Merwel, Merwel, Greek Mandulis or Greek Mandulis.

Merul

A Nubian sun-god. Twin brother of Meruil. Also commonly identified as Merul.

Meshkenit

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Mihos

A lion-god. Son of Ra and Bastet. Also referred to as Mihos, Maahes, Maahes, Mahes, Mahes, Ma(a)hes, Ma(a)hes, Greek M(i)ysis or Greek M(i)ysis.

Min

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Mnevis

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Mothers

Mother-goddesses in the form of the Seven Hathors. Also referred to as Mothers.

Mount Nissa

The site where Osiris was born. Occasionally called Mount Nissa.

Mut

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myrtle

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Mysteries of Isis

Rites concerned with the death of Osiris and his resurrection by Isis. Also commonly referred to as Mysteries of Isis.

Na-nefer-ka-Ptah

A deity, destroyer of snakes. In some references, known as Na-nefer-ka-Ptah.

Nabetu

A local field-goddess. At times, identified as Nabetu, Nebtum, Nebtum or Nebetu.

Nau

A frog-headed deity. Sometimes identified as Nau.

Naunet

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Nazir

A winged serpent-goddess of the Nile delta. Also called Nazir.

Neb-er-djei

A name of Atum as 'lord of the world'. In some lore, occasionally known as Neb-er-djei, Atum, Atum, Atmu, Atumu, Tam, Tem, Temu, Tham, Thom, Thum, Tm, Tmu, Tom, Tum, At(u)mu, Bull of the Ennead, Iusau, Shed, Tem(u), T(h)am, T(h)om, T(h)um, Tm(u), Khepra, Ra or Ra-Atum.

Neb-ta-djeser

A name of Anubis as 'ruler of the sacred lands'. Sometimes identified as Neb-ta-djeser, Anubis, Anubis, Inpw, Khenty-seh-netjer, Wip, Anpu, Imiut, Imy-ut, Khenti-imentiu, Tepydju-ef, Greek Anpu, Hermanubis, Hermes or Wapwawet.

Nebethetpet

A primaeval sun-goddess. A consort of Atum. Also known as Nebethetpet, Nebet Hotep, Nebet Hotep, Nephthys, Nephthys, Lady of the Mansion, Neb-hut, Nebhet, Nebt-hot, Nebthet, Nepte, Watch Merti, Neb(t)het or Nepta.

Necropolis

The realm of the dead in the west. Called Necropolis.

Neferho

An early god. Son of Thoth and Nehmetaway. Sometimes known as Neferho.

Neferhotep

A moon-god at Thebes. Also identified as Neferhotep.

Nefertem

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Nehebkau

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Nehes

A god of wakefulness. He travelled every night in Ra's boat. In some references, called Nehes.

Nehmetaway

Consort of Thoth, in some accounts. Mother of Neferhor. On occassion, referred to as Nehmetaway, Nechmetawaj, Nechmetawaj, Nemetaway, Nemetaway, Greek Dikaiosyne or Greek Dikaiosyne.

Neith

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Nekhbet

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Nekmet Awai

A goddess of justice. She was later merged with Hathor. Occasionally identified as Nekmet Awai, Nekhen or Nekhen.

nelumbo

The sacred lotus. Also commonly identified as nelumbo.

Nenun

A falcon-headed god of Kus. He is equated with Horus in some accounts. Also commonly called Nenun.

Neper

A god of agriculture. Son of Renenutet. A female version of this deity is known as Nepit. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Neper, Nepit or Nepit.

Nephthys

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Nepri

A god of grain. Also known as Nepri.

neshret

The bark of Osiris. Also known as neshret.

Neter

A name for god: the creative principle. Occasionally called Neter.

Nile Goose

The bird that laid the cosmic egg, the sun. In some lore, occasionally called Nile Goose, Chaos Goose, Chaos Goose, Geb, Geb, Gae, Gea, Great Cackler, Great Chatterer, Keb, Qeb(eb), Qebk, Seb or Greek Cronus.

Nun

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Nuoni

A combination of Horus and Set. This deity was represented as a twoheaded human, one head that of an animal, the other of a falcon. In some references, called Nuoni, Set, Set, Ekhi, Ombos, Seth, Sethi, Seti, Sit, Sut, Sutekh, Ekhi, Iahu, Seth(i), Sut, Arab Shayth, Canaanite Baal, Greek Bapho, Typhon, Mesopotamian Setekh, Setes(h), Sutesh, Suty, Bebon or Typhonian Beast.

Nut

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Nuter Dura

The morning star representing a rising. Sun deity: the soul of Osiris. Sometimes referred to as Nuter Dura.

obelisk

A tapering column, a fetish, symbol of the sun-god. In some references, called obelisk.

Ogdoad of Khmun

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Ompha-el

A sacred mountain, home of the sun-god's oracle. Sometimes called Ompha-el, sacred mountains, sacred mountains, Everest, Ishadhara Loi Hsao Mong, Majaw, Myimmo Taung, Shide, Shringa Pum Chapultepec, Cohuacom, Colinia, Iztac Ciuatl, Nonoalco, Popocatepetl, Chiu-hua, Ishadhara, Kalantur, K'un Lun, Kuantun, Kuang-hsieh, SongShan, T'ai Shan, Wu Yüeh Nissa, Horselberg Cithaeron, Ida, Lycaeus, Lycorea, Nisa, Olympus, Orthrys, Oure, Parnassus, Pelion, Rhodospe, Tithorea, Ararat, Carmel, Ebal, Gerizim, Moriah, Nebu, Olivet, Sinai, Tabor, Zion Fujiyama, Kirishima, Takachiho Mandara, Mara, Passe-vare Nane Waiyah or Nunne Chaha Demavand Sumbur Chimborazo Suro Phra Men Himavan Ida Paria.

opening of the mouth ceremony

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Opet

A name for Tauret in Thebes. Also known as Opet, Tauret, Tauret, Apet, Beset, Epet, Hathor, Rer, Reret, Sa, Ta-urat, Ta-uret, Ta-urt, Taoeuris, Taouris, Taourt, Taueret, Taurt, Taweret, Tawert, Thaueret, Thoeris, Thouart, Thoueret, Tie, Toeris, Touart, Tuart, Tueret, Ueret, Heret, Rer(et), Sa, Tao(e)uris, Ta(o)urt, Tawer(e)t, T(h)aueret, Greek Athena or Thoueris.

Osir-Apis

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Osirian mysteries

Rites re-enacting the death and resurrection of the god Osiris. Also commonly identified as Osirian mysteries.

Osirianism

The worship of Osiris. This creed offered the promise of redemption and life eternal as against the prospect of being forever confined to the underworld. In some lore, occasionally identified as Osirianism.

Osirid pillar

A square pillar on one face of which was carved a statue of Osiris or of a dead king. Called Osirid pillar.

Osiris

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Osiris bed

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Osiris-Sokar

The hidden god. In some accounts, called Osiris-Sokar.

ouroboros

A symbolic serpent with its tail in its mouth representing the cycle of life, totality, etc. Sometimes referred to as ouroboros, Oroboros, Oroboros, Ouroboros, ouraboros, ouraboros, snake, snake, serpent, uroboros, uroboros, oroboros, oroboros, (o)uraboros or (o)uraboros.

Oxyrhyncus

A fish sacred to Hathor. On occassion, called Oxyrhyncus.

Pa-hra

An early deity. Father of Ahi. Also commonly identified as Pa-hra.

Pachet

An early desert goddess, envisaged. As a lion. Called Pachet.

Pakhet

A god of the hunt. Sometimes known as Pakhet.

Pasht

The lioness-headed goddess of Tombsa. Cat-headed version of Sakhmet or Bast. On occassion, called Pasht, Bast, Bast, Ailuros, Atet, Bastet, Bubastis, Little Cat, Mau, Mew, Ubastet, Ubasti, LittleCat, Ma(a)u, Sakhmet, Shesmetet or Greek Artemis.

Patakoi

Benevolent but deformed beings, children of Ptah. Phoenician sailors carried images of these dwarfish creatures as good luck charms. Known as Patakoi, Pataikos or Pataikos.

Patek

A protective spirit. Occasionally called Patek, Pateke, Pateke, plurPateke or plurPateke.

persea

A tree of fate which bears heartshaped. Fruit. Occasionally known as persea.

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Petbe

A god of revenge. In some references, identified as Petbe.

Petsuchos

A crocodile god. In some accounts, identified as Petsuchos, Sebek, Sebek, Maka, sacred animals, Sebak, Sobek, Sobk, Rem(i), Sob(e)k, Greek Sekonopis, Sochos, S(o)uchos or aart.

Phagrus

A fish sacred to the Egyptians. Occasionally referred to as Phagrus.

Phuon-omri

A priest of Apis. In some lore, occasionally called Phuon-omri.

primitive waters

The primordial ocean, Nun. Identified as primitive waters.

Ptah

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Ptah-Seker

The assimilation of Ptah and Seker, god of the dead. In some lore, occasionally identified as Ptah-Seker.

Ptah-Seker-Osiris

The assimiliation of the 3 gods in the form of a bandy-legged dwarf. Also called Ptah-Seker-Osiris.

Ptah-Tem

The assimilation of Ptah and Tem (Atum). In some lore, occasionally identified as Ptah-Tem, Ptah, Ptah, Imhotep, Phtah, Ram of Mendes, Khery-bakef, Ptah-Nun, Ptah-Naunet, The Heart, Greek Hephaestus or Tatenen.

Punt

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Qahu

A city of the gods. In some accounts, referred to as Qahu.

Qebsehsenuf

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Qedeshet

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Qeh

One of a pair of deities with Qerhit, created from Chaos. In some accounts, identified as Qeh, Kerh or Kerh.

Qerhit

One of a pair of deities with Qeh, created from Chaos. Occasionally referred to as Qerhit, Kerhet, Kerhet, Querhet or Querhet.

Ra

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Ra-Atum

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Ra-Harakhta

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Ran

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Rattawy

A goddess of Thebes. Consort of Menthu. Mother of Harpre. Sometimes called Rattawy, Rat-taui or Rat-taui.

Re-Khepra

The god Khepri as Ra. Sometimes known as Re-Khepra, Ra, Ra, Af, Ass, Auf, Auf(-Ra), Amon-Ra, Kamephis, Phra, Phre, Ran, Re, Re-Atum, Rhe or Ria.

Reddedet

A mythical mother of kings. In some references, referred to as Reddedet.

rekh

An eagle or phoenix. In some lore, occasionally called rekh, Arab roc, Arab roc, Ngani-Vatu, Poua-Kai or sinam.

Rem

A fish-god. His tears were said to fertilise the land. Occasionally identified as Rem, Remi, Remi or Remus.

Remi

A form of Sebek. In some accounts, he is equated with Rem. Occasionally called Remi, Rem, Rem, Remus, Remus, Remi, Romulus, Rhomos or Rhomus.

ren

An attribute of a person's. Name necessary to ensure. Future life. In some accounts, referred to as ren, Ran or Ran.

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Renpet

A goddess of spring and youth. Sometimes known as Renpet, Mistress of Eternity or Mistress of Eternity.

Reshpu

The war-god Resep absorbed into the Egyptian pantheon. Occasionally called Reshpu, Great God, Great God, Dagda, The, Mahadeva, Dagda, Lord of Eternity, Lord of Eternity, Canaanite Resep, Canaanite Resep or Salman.

Rhot-Amenti

A name for Osiris as a judge in the underworld. At times, called Rhot-Amenti, Osiris, Osiris, An, Andjeti, An(d)jety, Apuatu, Asar(i), Asartaiti, Banaded, Khenti-Amentiu, Mendes, Sekhemtaui, Unbu, Unneffer, Un(n)o, Wenneffer, Wennoffer, Winefred, Babylonian Nergal, Greek Dionysus, Hades, Serapis or Uasar.

Ruti

2 lions worshipped in Letopolis. Sometimes identified as Ruti.

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Saa

A child of Ra. In some accounts, called Saa.

Sabgarifiya

The Egyptian name for Farasi Bahari. In some references, known as Sabgarifiya, hippocampus, hippocampus, hydrippus, plurhippocampi or Farasi Bahari.

Sabra

Daughter of a pharaoh. She was rescued from a dragon by St George who then married her. Occasionally known as Sabra, Habren, Habren, Hebren, Sabra, Sabre or Sabrina.

sacred beetle

The scarab. Sometimes referred to as sacred beetle.

sacred fish

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Sag

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Sah

A god, personification of the constellation of Orion. Husband of Sopdet. Father of Soped. In some accounts, identified as Sah.

Sahu

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Sai

A guardian god and god of destiny. Sometimes referred to as Sai, Arab Sai'Al Qaum, Arab Sai'Al Qaum, Psais, Greek Psais, Greek Psais or Sai'Al Qaum.

Sais

An Egyptian version of Athena. Sometimes called Sais, Athena, Athena, Akria, Anahita, Athana, Athene, Chalcoiecus, Chalinitis, Chalkioikes, Damasippus, Homa, Koryphasia, Mechanitis, Promachus, Pronoia, sacred birds, Agoraia, Agraulos, Aithuia, Alea, Apaturia, Areia, Athenaia, Athenaie Athena, Atthis, Bulia, Chalcioecus, Curotrophus Damasippus, Ergane, Glaukopis Gorgopa, Gorgopis, Hephaestia, Hephaistia, Hippia, Homa, Hygeia, Nike(phoros Athena), Ophthalmitis, Optiletis Oxyderces, Pallas (Athena), Parthenos, Phratria, Polias, Pronoia, Tritogeneia, Egyptian Isis, Neith, Thoueris, Etruscan Menrfa, Menrva, Hindu Ushas, Persian Anahita, Roman Appiades or Minerva.

Sakhmet

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Sati

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Say

A god of fate. He attends the weighing of the individual's heart in the underworld. Also commonly called Say, Shay, Shay, Greek Agathos Daimon or Greek Agathos Daimon.

scarab

A sacred beetle: the personification of Kephra. On occassion, identified as scarab, scarabaeus, scarabaeus, scarabee or scarabee.

Sea of Two Knives

A sacred lake. A symbol of the primaeval waters holding the Isle of Flames. Also referred to as Sea of Two Knives.

Seb

In some versions, a name of Geb. Also referred to as Seb, Geb, Geb, Gae, Gea, Great Cackler, Great Chatterer, Keb, Nile Goose, Qeb(eb), Qebk, Greek Cronus, sacred birds, sacred birds, birds, Ainu Ahura Mazda, Amaterasu, Apollo, Athena, Helius, Hermes, Mercury, Mithra, Nyx, Tammuz, Zas Arawn, Artemis, China, Fukurokuju, Kwannon, Lares, Mannanan, Perseus, Shou Shen, Thoth Apollo, Asclepius, Angerbode Brac, Cronus, Odin, Saturn, Yama Juno Aphrodite, Astarte Ararjatis, Ataragatis, Hachiman, Venus Dusara, Jupiter Egypt Apollo, Baba, Brahma, Dionysus, Egypt, Eros, Epona, Hera, Horus, Iris, Juno, Kaltesh, Mars, Ops, Osiris, Thoth, Vishnu Isis Apollo, Here, Tethys Zoastrianism Asclepius, Inara Ketu, Minerva Brahma, Lakshmi, Sarasvati Apollo, Melkarth Asclepius, Noah, Odin Saturn Aphrodite, Venus Hera, Sweden Aphrodite, Isis Aphrodite, Venus Aztecs, Maya Apollo, Ares Heracles, Isis, Izanagi or Izanami Ares Triptolemus Amaterasu.

Seba

In some accounts, a serpent. Also known as Seba, Sati or Sati.

Sebek

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Sebek-Osiris

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Sebek-Ra

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Sechol-Hor

A cow-goddess. Foster-mother of Horus, some say. On occassion, known as Sechol-Hor.

Sed

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Sef

A lion-god. Ruler of yesterday. Brother of Dua, some say. In some lore, occasionally called Sef.

Sefkhet-Awby

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Sehem

Divine energy personified. Also called Sehem.

seistron

A priest's staff imbued with protective powers. Sometimes identified as seistron.

Seker

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sekhem

A vital force inherent in the individual. Which, in some cases, survived. Death. Occasionally referred to as sekhem, Sakhmet, Sakhmet, Bast, Great Cat, Hathor, Isis, Lady of the West, Mighty One, Mut, Powerful, The, Sachmet, Sekhauit, Sakhautet, Sekhem, Sekhet, Sekhmet, Sekmet, Semetet, Eye of Ra, Mekhit, Sechmet, Sekhautet, Sek(h)met, The Powerful, Babaylonian Allat or Greek Sakhmis.

Sekhemtaui

Wepwawet as an aspect of Osiris. Occasionally referred to as Sekhemtaui, Osiris, Osiris, An, Andjeti, An(d)jety, Apuatu, Asar(i), Asartaiti, Banaded, Khenti-Amentiu, Mendes, Unbu, Unneffer, Un(n)o, Wenneffer, Wennoffer, Winefred, Babylonian Nergal, Greek Dionysus, Hades, Rhot-Amenti, Serapis, Uasar, Power of the Two Lands, Power of the Two Lands, Wepwawet, Wepwawet, Ap-uat, Apuat, Khenti Amentiu, Opener of Ways, Ophois, Pathfinder, Upuat, Upuaut or Upua(u)t.

Sekhet-Aaru

One of the realms of Amenti. In some references, identified as Sekhet-Aaru, Place of the Reeds, Place of the Reeds, Aztlan, Atzlan, Sekhet-Aalu, Sekhet-Aalu, Babylonian Aralu or Babylonian Aralu.

Sekhet-Hetep

One of the realms of Amenti. Also commonly known as Sekhet-Hetep.

Sekhet-Hor

A goddess protecting cattle. On occassion, known as Sekhet-Hor.

Sekhet-Tchant

A realm equated in some accounts. With Amenti. In some references, referred to as Sekhet-Tchant, Field of Zoan or Field of Zoan.

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Sentait

An ancient corn-goddess, later merged. With Isis. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Sentait.

Sepd

A form of Bes as a handsome, lion-faced man. Occasionally known as Sepd, Bes, Bes, Septu, Aha, Sept, Sept, Sep, Sepa, Sept(u or Sept(u.

Sepset

A goddess of the underworld. She is present when the hearts of the dead are weighed. In some references, known as Sepset.

Sept

The god of Sirius, the Dog-star. In some references, referred to as Sept, Sep, Sep, Sepa, Sepa, Sepd, Sepd, Bes, Septu or Sept(u.

Serapeum

A temple of Serapis in Alexandria; A burial place for the Apis bulls. On occassion, referred to as Serapeum.

Serapis

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Serket-hetyt

A name for Selket as controller of breath. Occasionally called Serket-hetyt, Selket, Selket, Selk, Selkit, Selqet, Selquet, Serket, Serqet, Serquet, Selk(it), Selq(u)et, Serket(-hetu), Serq(u)et, Greek Selkis, Serket-hetu or Serket-hetu.

seshaw

Magic rituals. In some accounts, known as seshaw.

Sesotris

A mythical king said to have conquered much of Africa and Asia. In some references, identified as Sesotris.

Set

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Setna

A sorcerer-prince. A priest of Ptah. Father of Siosire. In some references, referred to as Setna.

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Seven Wise Ones

Deities created in the form of hawks. By Mehet-Weret to help to create. The world. In some accounts, called Seven Wise Ones.

Sezmu

A god of wine and unguents. Occasionally called Sezmu, Sesemu, Sesemu, Sesmu, Sesmu, Sezumu, Sezumu, Ses(e)mu or Ses(e)mu.

Shabaqo Stone

A tablet engraved with the story of creation as told by Ptah. At times, called Shabaqo Stone.

shabti

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Shai

A god of fate. Husband of Meshkenit. He was depicted as a man, a goat or a snake. Also identified as Shai.

Shait

A goddess of destiny. Identified as Shait.

Shed

A guardian god. An aspect of Atum. His role was to destroy snakes and crocodile eggs. He was envisaged as an ichneumon. Occasionally identified as Shed, Atum, Atum, Atmu, Atumu, Tam, Tem, Temu, Tham, Thom, Thum, Tm, Tmu, Tom, Tum, At(u)mu, Bull of the Ennead, Iusau, Neb-er-djei, Tem(u), T(h)am, T(h)om, T(h)um, Tm(u), Khepra, Ra or Ra-Atum.

shen

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shepherd's crook

The symbol of Seker. Also called shepherd's crook.

shesmet girdle

An apron of beads suspended. From a belt. This adornment was worn by kings and deities and was personified by the goddess, Shesmetet. Also known as shesmet girdle.

Shesmetet

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Shesmu

Executioner of the underworld. Consort of Shesmetet. He is depicted as having the head of a lion or an ox. Also referred to as Shesmu.

Shu

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Sia

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Siau

A god, the personification of taste. Sometimes referred to as Siau, sau, sau, tahu, siau, Sau, Sau or tahu.

Siosire

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Siriadic Columns

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Sma

An amulet worn as a love-charm. Referred to as Sma.

solar bark

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Sons of Horus

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Sopdet

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Soped

A hawk-headed guardian god of the east. Son of Sah and Sopdet. Also known as Soped, Sopdu, Sopdu, Sopedu, Sopedu, Sop(e)du or Sop(e)du.

Sotem

A god of hearing. Occasionally identified as Sotem, Sodem, Sodem, Sozem or Sozem.

Sothis

The Greek name for Sopdet. Also called Sothis.

Staurus

The tree of life: the cross of Osiris as the symbol of immortality. In some accounts, referred to as Staurus.

Surid

A king. He ordered the construction of two pyramids in which were stored written accounts of all current knowledge. On occassion, known as Surid.

Ta-Bitjet

A scorpion-goddess. Consort of Horus. Occasionally referred to as Ta-Bitjet.

Tafner

Wife of Horus of Two Eyes. A form of Hathor. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Tafner, Hathor, Hathor, Athyr, Het-Hert, Lady of Byblos, Lady of Dendera, Lady of Faience, Lady of the West, Lady of Turquoise, Mut, Sakhmet, Triphis, Anit, Great Mother, Qedeshet Sakhmet, Triphis, Canaanite Baalat, Tanit, Greek Aphrodite, Mesopotamian Ishtar, Athor, Nekmet- Awai or Tauret.

Tasenetnofret

A goddess. An aspect of Hathor. Consort of Haroeris. Occasionally referred to as Tasenetnofret.

Tatenen

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Tauret

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Taut

A name of the young Horus. In some lore, occasionally known as Taut, Horus the Younger, Horus the Younger, Harsiese, Harsiesis, Horus the Child, Harpakhrad, Har-pa-khered, Greek Harpocrates or Harpokrates.

Tefnut

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Tehenut

An aspect of Neith, said to have originated in the mountains of the moon. Known as Tehenut, African, African, Neith or Unumbote.

Tenenit

A goddess of beer. Occasionally referred to as Tenenit.

Tepy-dju-ef

A name of Anubis as 'the one on the mountain'. In some lore, occasionally known as Tepy-dju-ef.

Tet

A symbol of stability. This is one of the three symbols held by Ptah; the others are the ankh and was. On occassion, referred to as Tet, Ded, Ded, Dad, Daddu, Tat, Tet, Zad, Dad(du), was, was, uas, vas, ankh or tet.

Thet

A talisman: the girdle of Isis. At times, referred to as Thet.

Thoth

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Thousand Named

An epithet for Isis. Also known as Thousand Named, Isis, Isis, Aset, Ast, Aust, Eset, Esu, Lady of the Beginning, Lady of the Emerald, Lady of the Turquoise, Our Lady, Queen of Heaven, sacred birds, Star of the Sea, Unt, Watch Merti, As(e)t, Eenohebis, Great Mother, Lady of Turquoise, Hes(a)t, Iahu, Mother of God, Sakhmet, Urethekau, Werethekau, Greek Athena, Demeter, Isia, Io, Stella Maris, Manat, Mut or Ziza.

Tiy

Wife of Amenhotep or Amenophis. Also referred to as Tiy.

Tjahepinu

A pharaoh. Father of Nectanebo. Also commonly known as Tjahepinu.

Tjenenyet

A goddess of Thebes. Consort of Menthu. Also called Tjenenyet.

Tongue of Ptah

Hu or Thoth as an aspect of Ptah. Also identified as Tongue of Ptah, Hu, Hu, Huho, Khuhi, Huhi, Thoth, Thoth, Dehuti, Djeheuty, Djehuti, Hermes, Lord of Magic, Lord of Sesennu, sacred birds, Tat, Techu, Thaut, Thot, Thout, Thouti, Zehuti, Zhouti, Aah(-te-huti), Dhouti, D(j)ehuti, Eye of Horus, He Zur, Khons, Lord of Sessenu, Lord of Time, Trismegistus, Greek Hermes, Tahuti, Tehuti, Phoenician Taaut or Esden.

Toumou

A god. Sometimes identified as Toumou.

Tree of Heaven

The tree producing the fruit which gave the gods their immortality. At times, identified as Tree of Heaven.

Triphis

A lion-goddess of the Upper. Kingdom. Known as Triphis, Hathor, Hathor, Athyr, Het-Hert, Lady of Byblos, Lady of Dendera, Lady of Faience, Lady of the West, Lady of Turquoise, Mut, Sakhmet, Triphis, Anit, Great Mother, Qedeshet Sakhmet, Tafner, Canaanite Baalat, Tanit, Greek Aphrodite, Mesopotamian Ishtar, Athor, Nekmet- Awai or Tauret.

Trismegistus

A name and attribute of Thoth. Also known as Trismegistus, Hermes, Hermes, Anubis, Arcus, Camillus, Hermeias, Master of Animals, sacred birds, Terminus, Agoneus, Arais, Arg(e)iphontes, Atlantiades, Clithonius, Cyllen(ius), Hermanubis, Master Thief, Nomius, Oneicopompus, Pasturer, Psychogogue, Psychopomp(us), Terminus, The Master, Egyptian Anubis, Thoth, Etruscan Turms, Roman Mercury, Charidotes, 'thrice greatest', 'thrice greatest', Hermes Trismegistus, Hermes Trismegistus or Arab Hirmis.

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Tuau

A lion-god, ruler of today. At times, referred to as Tuau.

Turnface

The ferryman who conducted. Souls across the river in the underworld. Also known as Turnface, Mahaf, Mahaf, Greek Charon, East Indian Tempon Talon, Roman Charun or Mesopotamian Arad Ea.

Two Brothers

The story of Anpu and Bata. Occasionally known as Two Brothers, Bata, Bata, Anpu or Bat.

Two Ladies

The goddesses Nekhbet and Wadjet. In some references, known as Two Ladies, Nebty or Nebty.

tyet

An amulet of bloodstone worn. By Isis: a sacred symbol in the form of a girdle or knot. Sometimes known as tyet.

Typhonian Beast

A monster. This animal, which is depicted as having a long snout, square ears and a tufted tail, was the symbol of Set. At times, identified as Typhonian Beast, Set, Set, Ekhi, Ombos, Seth, Sethi, Seti, Sit, Sut, Sutekh, Ekhi, Iahu, Seth(i), Sut, Arab Shayth, Canaanite Baal, Greek Bapho, Typhon, Mesopotamian Setekh, Setes(h), Sutesh, Suty, Bebon or Nuoni.

Uasar

A name for Osiris during the winter. Period when he slept. At times, identified as Uasar, Osiris, Osiris, An, Andjeti, An(d)jety, Apuatu, Asar(i), Asartaiti, Banaded, Khenti-Amentiu, Mendes, Sekhemtaui, Unbu, Unneffer, Un(n)o, Wenneffer, Wennoffer, Winefred, Babylonian Nergal, Greek Dionysus, Hades, Rhot-Amenti or Serapis.

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Udot

A cobra-goddess. At times, identified as Udot.

Unas

A deified king. He became a sun-god after eating his predecessor. In some lore, occasionally identified as Unas.

Uneg

A plant-god holding up the heavens. Occasionally referred to as Uneg.

Unneffer

The name of Osiris as ruler of Ashet. Sometimes known as Unneffer, Aunf, Aunf, Osiris, Osiris, An, Andjeti, An(d)jety, Apuatu, Asar(i), Asartaiti, Banaded, Khenti-Amentiu, Mendes, Sekhemtaui, Unbu, Un(n)o, Wenneffer, Wennoffer, Winefred, Babylonian Nergal, Greek Dionysus, Hades, Rhot-Amenti, Serapis or Uasar.

Unut

A goddess of the Upper Kingdom. Originally envisaged as a hare, later as a lioness, she eventually became a guardian goddess. Also identified as Unut.

Ur-mer

A bull, symbol of Ptah. Occasionally known as Ur-mer.

uraeus

A snake symbol worn by pharaohs and gods on the forehead or headdress. On occassion, known as uraeus, iaret, iaret, Eye of Ra, Eye of Ra, Eye of Atum, Hathor-Sakhmet, Qedeshet, Sakhmet or udjat.

Urethekau

A deity, supernatural power personified Also commonly identified as Urethekau, Isis, Isis, Aset, Ast, Aust, Eset, Esu, Lady of the Beginning, Lady of the Emerald, Lady of the Turquoise, Our Lady, Queen of Heaven, sacred birds, Star of the Sea, Unt, Watch Merti, As(e)t, Eenohebis, Great Mother, Lady of Turquoise, Hes(a)t, Iahu, Mother of God, Sakhmet, Thousand Named, Werethekau, Greek Athena, Demeter, Isia, Io, Stella Maris, Manat, Mut or Ziza.

Urnes

A river in the underworld said by some to be the source of the Nile. Also identified as Urnes.

Urt-Hikeu

A wife of Ra in some accounts. In some lore, occasionally called Urt-Hikeu.

Usert

An early earth-goddess, sometimes. Identified with Isis. On occassion, known as Usert.

Uzat

The eye of Horus worn as a talisman to protect the wearer from evil. Also known as Uzat.

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Wadj Wer

A fertility-god. Also called Wadj Wer.

Wadjet

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was

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Watwat

The bat, which is said to be the spirit of a dead persona. Also identified as Watwat.

Weeping Sisters

Isis and Nephthys, so-called from their. Wailing at the death of Osiris. Sometimes identified as Weeping Sisters.

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Wer

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Western Desert

A part of the underworld ruled by Seker. Occasionally referred to as Western Desert.

winged disc

The solar disc with the wings of a hawk on either side, symbol of Horus. Occasionally called winged disc, py'wer, py'wer, py wer or py wer.

Wosret

A guardian goddess, protector of Horus. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Wosret, Wosyet or Wosyet.

Yaaru

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Yah

A moon-god(dess). Occasionally called Yah.

Zaru

A legendary king who was killed in the Sed ceremony. At times, known as Zaru.

Zenenet

A goddess at Hermonthis. Consort of Menthu. This goddess was later merged with Rattawy. Also referred to as Zenenet.
Egyptian Mythology