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HUM 5 - Ancient Egypt: Gods and Goddesses


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Ancient Egyptian Religion - Encyclopedia Entries

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Specific Gods & Goddesses

Browse these specific BRITANNICA entries on some of the major Egyptian gods and goddesses:

  • MUT: Mut, in ancient Egyptian religion, a sky goddess and great divine mother.

  • NEITH: Patroness of the city of Sais in the Nile River delta

  • RE: Re, also spelled Ra or Pra,  in ancient Egyptian religion, god of the sun and creator god

  • SEKHMET: Sekhmet, also spelled Sakhmet,  in Egyptian religion, a goddess of war and the destroyer of the enemies of the sun god Re


Image Courtesy of DK Ancient Egypt (2014)

Image Courtesy of DK Ancient Egypt (2014)

Image Courtesy of DK Ancient Egypt (2014)