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List of Gods : "Egypt"   (200++ records)

NameOriginDescription
God name
"Memphis"
Greek 1. A daughter of Nilus and wife of Epaphus, by whom she became the mother of Libya. The town of Memphis in Egypt was said to have derived its name from her. Others call her a daughter of the river-god Uchoreus, and add that by Nilus she became the mother of Aegyptus. 2. One of the daughters of Danaus. Greek

"Periphas"
Egypt 1. One of the sons of Aegyptus.
Goddess name
"Bast/ Pasht"
Egypt A cat goddess, healing, life & war
Goddess name
"Meretseger/ Meresger"
Egypt A chthonic underworld goddess who brings illness and death to the disrespectful
Goddess name
"Baty"
Egypt A cow goddess of fertility

"Bubastis"
Egypt A daughter of Osiris and Isis, and sister of Horus (Apollo). Her mother, Isis, entrusted Bubastis and Horns to Buto, to protect them from Typhon. Egypt

"Hapy"
Egypt A deification of the annual flood of the Nile River. Egypt
God name
"Kemwer"
Egypt A description of the Mnevis bull, a manifestation of the Ka (life-force / power) of the chief god, Atum-Ra. Egypt
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God name
"Hemen"
Egypt A falcon–god, worshipped in Hefat, who was depicted during the Old kingdom as slaying hippopotami, and other symbolic forces of chaos. Egypt
God name
"Merulis"
Egypt A form of the God of the Sun. Ancient Egypt
God name
"Harakhti"
Egypt A form of the god HORUS. The aspect of the god who rises at dawn in the eastern sky. According to Pyramid Texts, the king is born on the eastern horizon as Harakhti, which contradicts the more commonly held belief that the king is the son of RE, the Sun god....
God name
"Harsiese[s]"
Egypt A form of the god Horus, especially as the child of Isis & Osiris
God name
"Somtus/ Harsomtus"
Egypt A god
God name
"Toumou"
Egypt A god of Egypt mentioned in The Golden Bough.
God name
"Amon/ Amun"
Egypt A god of Agriculture, fertility & long life
God name
"Thoth"
Egypt A god of astronomy, science, death, education, wisdom, geometry, law, magic, mathematics, Medicine, the moon & surveying
God name
"Khons[u]/ Khons Hor"
Egypt A god of healing & the moon
God name
"Onuris"
Egypt / Hellenic A god of hunting & war
God name
"Heru-Behutet"
Egypt A god of light and of blacksmiths. Egypt
God name
"Horus"
Egypt A god of prophecy, healing, music, art, war, victory, light, the north & the sky
God name
"Ra"
Egypt A god of rebirth & war & the Sun
God name
"Sokar"
Egypt A god of rebirth and rejuvination, depicted as a man with a falcon's head. He was the guardian of the necropolis at Memphis. Egypt
God name
"Banemdedet"
Egypt A god of sexual fertility
God name
"Nefertem"
Egypt A god of Sunrise, perfumes, ointments, virility, pleasure & Lotus flowers
God name
"Hapantalli/ Hapi/ Hapy"
Egypt A god of the Nile, fish, barley, grain, herbs, water, dew, & fertility
God name
"Ha"
Egypt A god of the deserts to the west of Egypt
God name
"Netcheh Netcheh"
Egypt A god of twofold vengeance
God name
"Myhs"
Egypt A god of war and a guardian and a lord of the horizon. Egypt
God name
"Miysis"
Egypt A god of war and a protector of sacred places. He was lord of the horizon and manifested the heat of summer and fought all aggressors threatening Egypt and was also seen as one of Osiris' executioners. Egypt
God name
"Hapi"
Egypt A god that protected the the lungs of the dead
God name
"Dedun/ Dewden"
Egypt A god that was the lord & giver of incense
God name
"Hermanubis"
Egyptian A god who combined Hermes with Anubis. He was popular during the period of Roman domination. Depicted as having a human body and jackal head, with the sacred caduceus that belonged to the Greek god Hermes, he represented the Egyptian priesthood.
Goddess name
"Heket"
Egypt A goddess midwives
Goddess name
"Hekt"
Egypt A goddess midwives
Goddess name
"Iusaas"
Egypt A goddess of Heliopolis whose name means, "she comes who is great". She plays a crucial role as the feminine principle in the creation of the world. Egypt
Goddess name
"Satet"
Egypt A goddess of archery & hunting
Goddess name
"Ahti"
Egyptian A goddess of evil
Goddess name
"Hemsut/ Hemuset"
Egypt A goddess of fate and newborn babies
Goddess name
"Bastet"
Egypt A goddess of fertility, love, sex,of joy (Bastet)
Goddess name
"Renenutet"
Egypt A goddess of fortune, grain, milk, harvest, nursing babies Renenutet
Goddess name
"Nechmetawaj"
Egypt A goddess of justice
Goddess name
"Nekmet Awai"
Egypt A goddess of justice and in
Goddess name
"Maat"
Egypt A goddess of justice, truth & stability
Goddess name
"Safekh aabut"
Egypt A goddess of knowledge
Goddess name
"Amunet/ Nuit"
Egypt A goddess of mystery
Goddess name
"Meret/ Mer"
Egypt A goddess of song & rejoicing as well as the treasury
Goddess name
"Net/ Neith"
Egypt A goddess of the east, women, sorcery, the home, war, hunting, weaving
Goddess name
"At Em"
Egypt A goddess of time
Goddess name
"Sakhemet/ Sachmet"
Egypt A goddess of war
Goddess name
"Sati/ Satet"
Egypt A goddess of waterfalls
God name
"Month aka Menthu"
Egypt A hawk-god, of war. Egypt
God name
"Ari Au Tchesf"
Egypt A lion god
God name
"Mihos/ Miysis"
Egypt A lion god of Lower Egypt
God name
"Rwewti"
Egypt A lion god who guards the temple of heaven
God name
"Ami Pi"
Egypt A lion god. Egypt
Goddess name
"Mehit/ Mechit"
Egypt A lion goddess
Goddess name
"Menhit/ Menchit"
Egypt A lion goddess
Goddess name
"Here Ketit"
Egypt A lion headed goddess who breathes fire on the evil deceased
God name
"Maahes"
Egypt A lion-god, the devourer of the guilty and protector of the innocent. Egypt
Goddess name
"Jumit"
Egypt A local goddess of El Tod
God name
"Inmutef/ Inummutef"
Egypt A minor canopic god
Goddess name
"Serket[-hetyt]"
Egypt A minor mortuary goddess
God name
"Nefertum"
Egypt A minor primordial God of creation from lower Egypt

"Nucta"
Egypt A miraculous drop which falls in Egypt on St. John's day (June), is supposed to have the effect of stopping the plague.
God name
"Sulanuth"
Hebrew A monster in the sea ordered by God "to come up and go into Egypt, with arms ten cubits in length . . . and she went upon the roofs and uncovered the rafting and cut them and stretched forth her arm into the house and removed the lock and the bolt and opened the houses of Egypt and the swarm of animals destroyed the Egyptians" Book of Jasher
Goddess name
"Ipy"
Egypt A mother goddess that occasionally will wet nurse the king
God name
"Aam"
Egyptian A name for the god Tem, a form of the Sun god in the city of Annu. Book of the Dead associates Aam with the Sun god Ra. Egyptian

"Nechmetawaj aka Hathor"
Egypt A personification of the milky Way, which was seen as the milk that flowed from the udders of a heavenly cow. Egypt
God name
"Herysaf"
Egypt A primeval god
Deity name
"Amen"
Egypt A primordial creation deity

"Tum"
Egypt A primordial divinity issued from Nut. One of the main functions of Tum is generating the heavenly bodies and all celestial beings. Egypt

"Bacchis"
Egyptian A sacred bull which changed its colour every hour of the day. Egyptian
Goddess name
"Ta-Bitjet"
Egypt A scorpion goddess and the blood that flowed from when Horus ruptured her hymen can serve as a panacea for all poisons. Egypt

"Ikhekhu or Akhekhu"
Egypt A semi-supernatural being described as a serpent with four legs, resembling an European griffin. Egypt
God name
"Nehebu-Kau"
Egypt A serpent god who participated in the creation of the world when he swam around the solar boat of Re in the watery chaos. Egypt
God name
"Sekhem"
Egyptian A shrine or sanctuary or the gods of the shrine. Egyptian
God name
"Ami Neter"
Egypt A singing god who rules over winds and song. Egypt
God name
"Khnum/ Kneph/ Khnemu"
Egypt A smith god who forms humans on his potter's wheel
King name
"Epaphus"
Greek A son of Zeus and was concealed by the Curetes, by the request of Hera. He subsequently became king of Egypt and built the city of Memphis. Greek

"Saitis"
Greek A surname of Athena, under which she had a sanctuary on Mount Pontinus, near Lerna in Argolis. The name was traced by the Greeks to the Egyptians, among whom Athena was said to have been called Sai's. Greek
God name
"Harendotes"
Egypt A very young and very combative aspect of the Horus god, who is included in the Texts of the Pyramids. Egypt
God name
"Ihy"
Egypt A young god personifying the jubilation emanating from the sacred rattle. Egypt
God name
"Kloanthes Hellenized/ Roman"
Egypt A youthful god of Panoplois

"A"
Egypt / Greek A, among the Egyptians is denoted by the hieroglyphic which represents the ibis. Among the Greeks it was the symbol of a bad augury in the sacrifices.
God name
"Acacia"
Egypt Acacia-wood was held in ancient times to be the "Wood of Life" and sacred to the Sun god of Egypt.
Goddess name
"Ament"
Egypt / Libya Aka Amenti, "The Westerner," "hidden goddess." Goddess of the underworld and consort of Amen. She greeted all dead people to the land of the dead with bread and water. If they ate and drank, they could not return to the land of the living. Egypt / Libya
God name
"Anhur"
Egypt Aka Anher, Anhert. Official God of the nome Abt and its capital. Rules over war, Sun and the sky. Egypt.
God name
"Anubis"
Egypt Aka Anpu, Sekhem Em Pet. Messenger from the gods to humans. Pictured with the head of a jackal or dog, or as a dark colored jackal. He, with Maat, weighed human souls for truth and he rules over Wisdom, intelligence, death, embalming, endings, truth, justice, surgery, hospital stays, finding lost things, anesthetics, Medicine, journeys, protection, boats, diplomacy, astral travel, cemeteries. Egypt
Goddess name
"Anqet"
Egypt / Libya Aka Anuket, Anukis, "The Clasper." water Goddess of the Nile Cataracts. Her symbal was the cowrie shell. Pictured as a woman donning a tall plumed crown. Also has been depicted as having four arms. Rules Over: Producer and giver of life, water. Egypt / Libya
Demon name
"Apep"
Egypt Aka Apepi, Apophis. demon enemy of the Sun this huge serpent caused storms and eclipses and ate the Sun at evening. Rules over: darkness, storm, night, the underworld, death, eclipses. Egypt
Deity name
"Khonsu"
Egypt Aka Chons, Khensu, Khons, Khonsu or Khonshu, is an ancient lunar deity, from before formal structure was given to a pantheon. His name reflects the fact that the moon travels across the night sky, for it means The Wanderer, and also had the titles Embracer, Pathfinder, and Defender, as he was thought to watch over night travelers. Egypt
God name
"Auf"
Egypt Aka Euf Ra. An aspect of the Sun god Ra. Shown as a ram-headed man wearing the solar disk. Rules over Peace, rest, sleep, courage.

"Apuat"
Egypt Aka Upuat. Pictured as Anubis is except he is white or gray instead of black. He guides souls to their place of rest after their hearts are weighed against the feather. Egypt
God name
"Amen aka Amoun"
Egypt Amun, Amon, Ammon. "Hidden God"; "Great Father." Phallic deity sometimes pictured with the head of a ram and other times pictured as a man with a crown with two tall straight plumes. He rules over reproduction, fertility, generation, wind, air, prophecy, Agriculture. Egypt

"Cneph"
Egyptian An Egyptian Creator of the world.
God name
"Amun"
Egyptian An Egyptian deity who combined with the Sun god to become Amun-Re, Amun was paramount in the Egyptian pantheon during the height of the pharaonic empire.

"Buto"
Egypt An Egyptian divinity, whom the Greeks identified with their Leto, and who was worshipped principally in the town of Buto, which derived its name from her. Festivals were celebrated there in her honour, and there she had also an oracle which was in high esteem among the Egyptians. Egypt

"Caligorant"
Egyptian An Egyptian giant and cannibal who used to entrap strangers with a hidden net. This net was made by Vulcan to catch Mars and Venus, Mercury stole it for the purpose of catching Chloris, and left it in the temple of Anubis; Caligorant stole it thence. At length Astolpho blew his magic horn, and the giant ran affrighted into his own net, which dragged him to the ground. Whereupon Astolpho made the giant his captive, and despoiled him of his net.
Goddess name
"Mut"
Egypt An ancient Egyptian mother goddess with multiple aspects that changed over the centuries. Rulers of Egypt supported her worship in their own way to emphasize their own authority and right to rule. Egypt

"Thebes"
Greek An ancient city of Egypt of great renown, once capital of Upper Egypt; covered 10 sq. m. of the valley of the Nile on both sides of the river, 300 m. SE. of Cairo; now represented by imposing ruins of temples, palaces, tombs, and statues of colossal size, amid which the humble dwellings of four villages-Luxor, Karnack, Medinet Habu, and Kurna-have been raised. The period of its greatest flourishing extended from about 1600 to 1100 B.C., but some of its ruins have been dated as far back as 2500 B.C. Greek
God name
"Heryshaf"
Egypt An ancient ram-god and a creator and fertility god who was born from the primeval waters. He was pictured as a man with the head of a ram, or as a ram. Egypt
God name
"Kematef"
Egypt An epitaph for the primeval god Amun

"Kemwer"
Egypt An epithet of Horus, who was viewed as a hawk. Egypt
Supreme god name
"Hammon aka Ammon"
Libya An oracle god who had the shape of a ram. This was taken over by the Egyptians, who identified the god with their supreme god Amun; they called god of the oracle 'Amun of Siwa, lord of good counsel'. Libya
God name
"Andjety"
Egypt An underworld god of the ninth nome[district]
Goddess name
"Ammut"
Egypt An underworld goddess that eats the hearts of the evil
Goddess name
"Anat in Egypt"
Egypt Anat first appears in Egypt in the 16th dynasty (the Hyksos period) along with other northwest Semitic deities. She was especially worshipped in her aspect of a war goddess, often paired with the goddess ‘Ashtart. In the Contest Between Horus and Set, these two goddesses appear as daughters of Re and are given in marriage to the god Set, who had been identified with the Semitic god Hadad.
God name
"Harmachis"
Greek Another form of the Egyptian god Horus
God name
"Harpokrates"
Greek Another form of the Egyptian god Horus, as a child sitting on his mother's knee
God name
"Haroeris"
Greek Another form of the Egyptian god Horus, but this time as an adult
Goddess name
"Ipy aka Ipet"
Egypt Apet, Opet, a benign hippopotamus goddess known as a protective and nourishing deity. Egypt
God name
"Apis"
Egyptian Apis the Bull of Memphis, is called the greatest of gods, and the god of all nations, while others regard him more in the light of a symbol of some great divinity. Egyptian
Goddess name
"Sothis Egypt"
Hellenic Astral goddess who heralds Arias of the Nile Hellenic
Goddess name
"Sothis [Greek]"
Egypt Astral goddess. She heralds the Nile inundation as the personification of the star Sirius which rises coincidentally in the dawn sky in July. She is depicted as a nude figure wearing the conical white crown of Lower Egypt surmounted by a star. Late in Egyptian history she becomes largely syncretized with ISIS. Also Sopdet (Egyptian)....
God name
"Banebdjedet"
Egypt Ba of the Lord of Mendes a fertility god and originally a ram with horns shaped like cork-screws, later he was often thought of as a he-goat. According to Herodotus his followers did not sacrifice goats. Egypt
God name
"He Zur"
Egypt Baboon god accepted as a manifestation of Thot Egypt
God name
"Hez-ur"
Egypt Baboon god, considered to be a form of Thot Egypt
God name
"He Zur (the great white one)"
Egypt Baboon god. Known from the Old kingdom and regarded as a manifestation of Thot....
God name
"Ba"
Egypt Banebdjed, a ram-god of birth, essentially the soul Osiris. Egypt
Goddess name
"Pakhet"
Egypt Bast and Sekhmet were similar feline war gods, one for Upper Egypt and the other for Lower Egypt. Where the two groups met, at Beni Hasan, the similarity of the goddesses lead to a new merged form known as Pakhet.
Goddess name
"Anukis"
Egypt Birth goddess and of the cataracts of the lower Nile. Egypt
Goddess name
"Armkis [Greek]"
Egypt / Upper Birth goddess. Minor deity with cult centers in lower Nubia and at Elephantine. She is variously the daughter of RE, and of KHNUM and SATIS. Anukis lives in the cataracts of the Lower Nile. Her portrait appears in the Temple of Rameses II at Beit-et-Wali where she suckles the pharaoh, suggesting that she is connected with birth and midwifery, but she also demonstrates a malignant aspect as a strangler (see HATHOR). Her sacred animal is the gazelle. Depicted anthropomorphically wearing a turban (modius) with ostrich feathers. Also Anuket (Egyptian)....
God name
"Khepera"
Egypt Blue haired scarab god of transformation, water, creation and warriors Egypt
Deity name
"Akert khentet auset[s]"
Egypt Book of the Dead deity. Egypt
God name
"Ptah"
Egypt Called the world into being, having dreamt creation in his heart, and speaking it, his name meaning opener, in the sense of opener of the mouth. Considered the god of craftsmen, and in particular stone-based crafts. Eventually, due to the connection of these things to tombs the craftsmen regarded him so highly as to say that he controlled their destiny. Egypt
Goddess name
"Bast"
Egypt Cat goddess, healing, life and war, protector of the pharaoh, Egypt
God name
"Aker"
Egypt Chthonic earth god of passage. Known from the Old kingdom (circa 2700 BC onward). Controls the interface between eastern and western horizons of the underworld, and is the guardian of the gate through which the king passes into the underworld. Aker provides a safe course for the barque of the Sun god during its passage through the underworld at night. He may be seen as the socket holding the boat's mast. He is also considered benevolent against snake bites. Represented by opposite facing pairs of human or lion heads....
God name
"Kherty"
Egypt Chthonic earth god, was around from 2500 BCE Egypt
God name
"Tar"
Tiv / Nigeria, West Africa Chthonic earth god. Engendered by the creator god AONDO, Tar is depicted as a prostrate figure with his head toward the east, comparable with the Egyptian god GEB....
God name
"Isdes"
Egypt Chthonic god of death Egypt
Deities name
"Isdes"
Egypt Chthonic god of death. Known from the Middle kingdom onward he is one of the minor deities concerned with the judgment of the dead. He became syncretized with ANUBIS....
God name
"Tatenen (exalted earth)"
Egypt Chthonic god. Originates as a vegetation god from Memphis, the apotheosis of the Nile silt which appears after the inundation has subsided. As a vegetation god, he is depicted anthropomorphically with green face and limbs and wearing a crown with plumes subtended by ram's horns. By the time of the Old kingdom (twenty-seventh to twenty-second centuries BC) he is recognized as an emanation of the god PTAH, involved in the creation process and mentioned on the Shabaka Stone (Memphis), where he is described as “father of the gods” and is perceived as an androgynous being. He also protects the royal dead....
God name
"Haurun"
Western Semitic / Canaanite Chthonic or earth god. Haurun was introduced to Egyptian religion probably by emigre workers who related him to the sculpture of the Sphinx at Giza. Haurun was known locally as a god of healing....
God name
"Kherty (lower one)"
Egypt Chthonic or earth god. Known from at least 2500 BC, Kherty acts as a guardian of royal tombs but displays a more ominous aspect threatening the soul of the ruler. Pyramid Texts warn that the king must be protected from Kherty by the Sun god RE. Depicted anthropomorphically or with the head of a ram....
Goddess name
"Khnum"
Egypt / Upper Chthonic or earth god. Said to create human life on a potter's wheel but strictly at the behest of creator deities. He is usually seated before a potter's wheel on which stands a naked figure in the process of molding. The Khnum cult was principally directed from sanctuaries at Esna, north of the first Nile cataract, and at Elephantine where mummified rams covered with gold leaf and buried in stone sarcophagi have been discovered. Khnum supervises the annual Nile flood, which is physically generated by the god HAPY. His consort at Esna is the goddess Menhyt. Khnum is also described at other sites as the BA or soul of various deities including GEB and OSIRIS. Depicted anthropomorphically or with the head of a ram....
Goddess name
"Kebechet"
Egypt Chthonic snake goddess Egypt
Goddess name
"Kebechet"
Egypt Chthonic snake goddess. The daughter of ANUBIS who was involved in the cult of the dead as the deity responsible for libations. She is depicted as a serpent....
God name
"Am-Heh"
Egypt Chthonic underworld god. A minor deity said to inhabit a lake of fire. The so-called “devourer of the millions.” Depicted with the head of a hound....
Spirit name
"Ba-Pef"
Egypt Chthonic underworld god. An obscure malevolent deity known from the Old kingdom (circa 2700 BC) in which he may have enjoyed a priesthood. According to limited references among the Pyramid Texts, he had a cult following and was associated in some way with pain or spiritual anguish affecting the king....
God name
"Sokar"
Egypt Chthonic underworld god. Guardian deity of the necropolis at Memphis with possible fertility connotations and with strong links to OSIRIS beside whom he is also perceived as a restored god of the dead. He is also syncretized with the Memphis creator god PTAH in the Old kingdom (circa 4500 BC), where he may have originated as a god of various crafts associated with the manufacture of funerary trappings. He is depicted either as a hawk on a boat, or in human form with the head of a hawk and an elaborate atef crown (see Osiris). Sokar also enjoyed a major cult at Thebes where, in an annual festival celebrating the healthy continuation of the Divine kingship, he was conveyed in an elaborate barque. Also Sokaris (Greek)....
Goddess name
"Andjety"
Egypt / Lower Chthonic underworld god. Minor deity in anthropomorphic form known from the Pyramid Texts. Identified with the ninth nome (district). Responsible for rebirth in the afterlife and regarded as a consort of several fertility goddesses. He was revered at Busiris where he clearly heralded the cult of Osiris. Attributes: high conical crown (similar to the atef crown of Osiris) decorated with two tall plumes, crook and flail. In early Pyramid Texts, the feathers are replaced by a bicornuate uterus.See also Osiris....
God name
"Aken"
Egypt Chthonic underworld god. The keeper of the underworld ferry boat....
Goddess name
"Meretseger"
Egypt Chthonic underworld goddess who brings illness and death to the disrespectful. Egypt
Goddess name
"Hetepes-Sekhus"
Egypt Chthonic underworld goddess. A minor deity accompanied by a retinue of crocodiles. As one of the manifestations of the vengeful “eye of RE,” she destroys the souls of the adversaries of the underworld ruler OSIRIS. Depicted as a cobra or anthropomorphically with a cobra's head....
Goddess name
"Ammut (devouress of the dead)"
Egypt Chthonic underworld goddess. A significant deity who allegedly consumes the dead if their hearts are found weighed down with guilt in the Judgment Hall of the Two Truths during the Weighing of the Heart ceremony. Ammut has a fearsome aspect and sits alongside forty-two juror gods named in the Book of the Dead. Depicted with the head of a crocodile, the trunk and fore-limbs of a lion and the hind part of a hippopotamus.See also THOTH and MAAT....
God name
"Tatenen"
Egypt Chthonic vegetation god, the apotheosis of the Nile silt Egypt

"Amon"
Greek Commands forty legions, can appear in the form of a wolf with a serpent's tail and vomiting flames. In human form, he has the head of an owl and his beak shows canine teeth. He was the supreme diety of the Egyptians, who had blue skin in human form. Amon can tell of the past and the future, and reconcile the differences between friends.
Deities name
"The Ennead"
Egyptian Consists of a grouping of nine deities, most often appearing in the context of Egyptian mythology. As a three of threes, the number nine became associated with great carnal power, and ancient peoples considered groupings of nine Gods very important.
Goddess name
"Ahat"
Egypt cow goddess Egypt
Goddess name
"Bat"
Egypt / Upper cow goddess of fertility. She was probably well known in the Old kingdom (circa 2700 BC onward). Associated principally with Upper Egypt, for a while she may have rivaled Hathor in Lower Egypt but by the time of the New kingdom (sixteenth century BC) her influence had waned. She may be represented on the Narmer Palette (Cairo Museum) which com memorates the unification of the two kingdoms. Bat is only rarely found in large sculptures and paintings, but is often the subject of Egyptian period jewelry, including amulets and ritual sistrum rattles. Depicted as a cow or anthropo morphically with bovine ears and horns. Also Bata....
Goddess name
"Sekhet-Hor"
Egypt / Lower cow goddess. The fostermother of the god HORUS and particularly invoked to safeguard cattle....
Goddess name
"Iusaas"
Egypt / Lower Creator goddess. Locally known from Heliopolis and perceived as being a feminine principle in the cosmos equating to the Sun god ATUM. Depicted anthropomorphically with a scarab on her head....
God name
"ATEN"
Egypt Creator Sun god. Aten, the Sun as a disc, was revered as a numen in his own right, distinct from Atum or Re, from circa 2000 BC and possibly earlier. His influence had been growing under several pharaohs including Amenhotep II, Tuthmosis IV and Amenhotep III, who initiated a cult of Aten at Heliopolis....
God name
"Sobek"
Egypt Crocodile god. In the Book of the Dead, he assists in the birth of Horus and helps to destroy Seth. Egypt
God name
"Amu"
Egypt Dawn God. Egypt
God name
"Bes"
Egypt Dwarfed semigod of childbirth, food, love, marriage, luck, recreation, relaxation and sleep. Egypt

"Inmutef"
Egyptian Egyptian bearer of the heavens.
Goddess name
"Thermuthis"
Egyptian Egyptian fertility and harvest goddess.
Goddess name
"Thouris"
Egyptian Egyptian fertility goddess.
Goddess name
"Sesmetet"
See also SAKHMET Egyptian goddess. Seta...

"Ka"
Egyptian Egyptian name for the vital force of life.
Goddess name
"BASTET"
Egypt Feline goddess associated with the vengeance of the Sun god. Bastet is the daughter of the Sun god RE and is regarded as his instrument of vengeance, the “rage in his eye.” Alternatively she is the eldest daugh ter of AMUN. She has a son, the lion headed god MIHOS....

"Hauhet"
Egypt Female form of Huh, one of the initial primeval pairs representing the infinity of space. Egypt

"Maut"
Egypt Female principle of generation. Egypt
Goddess name
"Hatmehyt (she who leads the fishes)"
Egypt Fertility and guardian goddess of fish and fishermen. Local deity whose cult center was at Mendes [Tell el-Ruba] in the Nile delta. She is the consort of the ram god BANEBDJEDET. Depicted anthropomorphically, or as a fish....
Goddess name
"Hapy"
Egypt Fertility god of the Nile flood. Inhabits caverns adjacent to the Nile cataracts and oversees the annual inundation of the Nile valley. His court includes crocodile gods and frog goddesses. There are no known sanctuaries to Hapy. He is depicted in anthropomorphic form but androgynous, with prominent belly, pendulous breasts and crowned with water plants. He may hold a tray of produce. At Abydos he is depicted as a two-headed goose with human body.See also KHNUM....
God name
"MIN"
Egypt Fertility god. Min is the most significant deity in the Egyptian pantheon in respect of sexual virility. In some genealogies he is the son of ISIS, in others he represents Isis's consort with HORUS as their child. Min is depicted in anthropomorphic form wearing a modius bearing two plumes and a hanging ribbon. He is generally drawn in profile, legs together and with his left arm raised into the angle made by his royal flail. The most obvious feature of the iconography is a strongly erect penis. Min is represented in older art by two serrated cones projecting horizontally from a disc. His sacred animal is probably a white bull and he is also associated with the tall lettuce species (Lac tuca sativa), the shape of which may be reminiscent of an erect phallus....
God name
"Wadj Wer (the mighty green one)"
Egypt Fertility god. Sometimes depicted in androgynous form, he personifies the Mediterranean Sea or the major lakes of the Nile delta. He is depicted carrying the ankh symbol of life, and a loaf. The figure often appears pregnant and is associated with the richness of the Nile delta waters....
Goddess name
"Amaunet (the hidden one)"
Egypt / Upper Fertility goddess. Amaunet seems to have a taken a role as an early consort of AMUN, one of the eight deities of the OGDOAD and representing hidden power. In that context she is depicted anthropomorphically but with the head of a snake. She is shown in reliefs and as the subject of a notable statue from the Record Hall of Tuthmosis III at the Karnak complex of Thebes, where she was recognized as a benign protective deity especially called on at times of royal accession. As a fertility goddess she was largely eclipsed by the goddess MUT. She is sometimes equated with NEITH, the creator goddess of Sais, and her attributes may include the red crown of the Delta....
Goddess name
"Kades”"
Canaanite Fertility goddess. Depicted naked carrying a snake and usually standing upon a lion. Taken over by the Egyptians (see QUADES )....
Goddess name
"Quades” (the holy one)"
Western Semitic Fertility goddess. probably originating in Syria. She epitomizes female sexuality and eroticism in the mold of ASTARTE. She was adopted by Egypt with the fertility gods MIN and RESEP and became partly associated with the goddess HATHOR. She is usually depicted nude standing on the back of a lion (see also INANA and NINHURSAG A) between Min to whom she offers a lotus blossom, and Res”ep for whom she bears snakes. Her cult followed the typically ancient Near Eastern pattern of a sacred marriage carried out by her votary priestesses and their priests or kings....
God name
"Aseb"
Egypt Fire God. Egypt
God name
"Har-pi-kruti"
Egyptian Form of the Egyptian god Horus, as a child sitting on his mother's knee.
Goddess name
"Harpokrates [Greek]"
Egypt Form of the god HORUS as a child. Generally depicted sitting on the knee of his mother, the goddess ISIS, often suckling at the left breast and wearing the juvenile side-lock of hair. He may also be invoked to ward off dangerous creatures and is associated with crocodiles, snakes and scorpions. He is generally representative of the notion of a god-child, completing the union of two deities. Also Har-pa-khered (Egyptian)....
God name
"Haroeris [Greek]"
Egypt Form of the god HORUS as a man. The name distinguishes the mature deity from HARPOKRATES, the child Horus. In this form he avenges his father, OSIRIS, and regains his kingdom from SETH, his uncle. He is depicted as the falcon god. Also Harueris; Har-wer (both Egyptian); HARENDOTES....
God name
"Harmachis [Greek]"
Egypt Form of the god HORUS. Harmachis is Horus as the Sun god. Inscriptions from the New kingdom (circa 1550-1000 BC) identify the sphinx at Giza as Harmachis looking toward the eastern horizon. Also Har-em-akhet (Egyptian)....
God name
"Harsomtus [Greek]"
Egypt Form of the god HORUS. In this form Horus unites the northern and southern kingdoms of Egypt. He is depicted as a child comparable with HARPOKRATES. At the Edfu temple, he is identified thus as the offspring of Horus the elder and HATHOR. Also Har-mau (Egyptian)....
God name
"Harsiese"
Egypt Form of the god HORUS. Specifically when personifying the child of ISIS and OSIRIS. According to the Pyramid Texts, Harsiese performs the “opening of the mouth” rite for the dead king....
God name
"Harendotes [Greek]"
Egypt Form of the god HORUS. Under this name, Horus specifically guards and protects his father OSIRIS in death. He thus becomes associated with sarcophagi and appears frequently in coffin texts. Also Har-nedj-itef (Egyptian)....
God name
"Harsieses"
Egypt Form of the god Horus, especially as the child of Isis and Osiris. Egypt
God name
"Harakhti"
Egypt Form of the god Horus. Egypt
God name
"Qebui"
Egypt Four headed, winged, ram headed god of the north wind Egypt
Goddess name
"Heket"
Egypt Frog goddess concerned with birth. Minor deity who by some traditions is the consort of HAROERIS (see also HORUS). Texts refer to a major sanctuary at Tuna et-Gebel which has been totally obliterated. The remains of another sanctuary survive at Qus in Upper Egypt. In the Pyramid Texts she is referred to as a deity who eases the final stages of labor. Depicted as wholly frog-like or as a frog-headed human figure, often found on amulets or other magical devices associated with childbirth....

"Harsomtus"
Egypt From the Greek, indicating a form of Horus as a child. Harsomtus unifies northern and southern Egypt. At the Edfu Temple, he is identified as the offspring of Horus the elder and Hathor.
God name
"Imset"
Egypt Funerary god charged with the care of the liver of the deceased. Egypt
God name
"Kebechsenef"
Egypt Funerary god responsible for at the lower portion of the body Egypt
Goddess name
"Nephthys [Greek]"
Egypt Funerary goddess. Nephthys is the younger sister of ISIS, OSIRIS and SETH, who are the offspring of the chthonic god GEB and the sky goddess NUT in the Ennead genealogy of Egyptian deities defined by the priests of Heliopolis. Nephthys is depicted in human form wearing a crown in the style of the hieroglyphic for a mansion, the translation of her Egyptian name. She can also take the form of a hawk watching over the funeral bier of Osiris. According to legend Nephthys liaised briefly with Osiris and bore the mortuary god ANUBIS. She is said to guide the dead Egyptian ruler through the dark underworld and to weep for him. Also Neb-hut (Egyptian)....
God name
"Chnum"
Egypt God Egypt
God name
"Anzety"
Egypt God and king of Busiris. Egypt
God name
"Heron"
Egypt God appearing on the monuments of the Greek and Roman eras, thought to be a horseman god Egypt
Goddess name
"Sobek (rager)"
Egypt God epitomizing the might of the pharaohs. Said to be the son of NEITH, the creator goddess of Sais. He is depicted as a crocodile wearing a plumed headdress, or as a part-human hybrid. The crocodile imagery suggests an ability to attack and kill with sudden speed. Sobek's cult was extensive along the Nile valley, but was particularly prominent in the fertile Faiyum region. Near Aswan in Upper Egypt a sanctuary dedicated to Sobek identifies him as the consort of HATHOR and the father of KHONSU. Also Suchos (Greek)....
God name
"Somtus"
Egypt God of Dendara. Egypt
God name
"Aua"
Egypt God of Gifts. Egypt.
God name
"Harsaphes"
Egypt God of Herakleopolis, represented with ram's head. Harsaphes was eventually assimilated with Osiris and Re. Egypt
God name
"Doudoun"
Nubian God of Nile cataracts. Depicted as an antelope with twisted horns. His consorts are Sati and Anuket. Modeled on the Egyptian ram god KHNUM. Also Dodonu.See also ANUKIS....
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"Shai"
Egypt God of fate Egypt
God name
"Amsu"
Egypt God of fertility. Egypt
God name
"Ami"
Egypt God of fire Egypt
God name
"Ranno"
Egypt God of gardens. Egypt
God name
"Neper"
Egypt God of grain and barley. Egypt