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The Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt
 

The names of all of the Egyptian Gods, Goddesses, and other deities that we have compiled biographies for so far are all listed for you below in alphabetical order.

Clicking on the name of the deity's name in English will take you to their biography:

Deity Name
in English

Other names
for the Deity

The Deity's
Divine Role

Aah-Te-Huti
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Aa, Aah, Ah A minor Egyptian moon God
Akephalos
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  Headless demons of Hellenistic Egypt
Aken
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  Keeper of the ferryboat of the Underworld
Aker
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Akeru, Akerui Guardian of the traveling sun
Akeru
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  Chthonic earth Gods associated with the God Aker
Amenhotep
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Son of Hapu Architect raised to status of God of building
Amentet
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Amenthese Goddess of the West, of the underworld, and of the dead
Am-heh
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  Chthonic underworld God
Ammut
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Ammit, Amermait, Am-Mut, Amam Demonic Goddess who attended the Judging of the Dead, and devoured sinners
Amun
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Amana, Amen, Ammon, Amon, Hammon, Kematef Theban king of the Gods
Amunet
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Amonet, Amaunet, Amentet, Amentit, Imentet, Imentit, Ament, Ammomet She is the fate of the ill prepared and untrained.
Amun-Re
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Amon-Ra Combination of Amon and Ra worshipped in later Egyptian history
Andjety
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Anezti, Anedjti God responsible for the rebirth of the individual in the afterlife
Anhur
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Anhert, Anhuret, Onuris Warrior and hunter God
Anubis
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Anpu, Yinepu Jackal-headed God of mummification and the dead
Anuket
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Anqet, Anket, Anukis Water Goddess of Elephantine
Apophis
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Apep, Apepi Snake who tried to kill the sun
Arensnuphis
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Are-hes-nefer, Arsnuphis, Harensnuphis Benign God of Egyptian Nubia
Ash
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As Egyptian god of the Libyan Desert
Astarte
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  Great Advisor to Ra
Aten
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Aton A form of the sun God Ra
Atum
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Tem, Temu, Tum, Atem Atum was a creator God. The ancient Egyptians believed that Atum was the first God to exist on earth
Ausaas
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  Wife of Herakhty
Ba
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Banebdjedet, Baw, Ba-neb-tetet, Banebdedet, Baneb djedet, Banaded Ram god of Mendes in Lower Egypt
Babi
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  Demonic God
Ba-Pef
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  Minor God of malevolent aspect
Bast
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Bastet, Ubasti Egyptian cat Goddess
Bat
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Bata Ancient celestial cow-Goddess of fertility
Behedti
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  God in the form of a crouching falcon
Benu
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  Bird-like sun god
Bes
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Bisu Dwarf God believed to guard against evil spirits and misfortune
Beset
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  A female version of Bes
Buchis
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  Holy bull of Hermonthis, the living image of the god Month
Buto
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Edjo, Udjo, Wadjet, Wadjit Cobra-Goddess of Lower Egypt
Chensit
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Khensit Goddess of the twentieth nome of Lower Egypt
Chenti-cheti
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Chentechtai Crocodile god that later took on the form of a falcon
Chenti-irti
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Machenti-Irti Falcon-god of law and order, often identified with Horus
Chepre
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Chepri Primeval scarab-god connected with the rising sun
Cherti
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  Ram-god and ferryman of the dead
Chnum
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Chunumu Ram god and protector of the source of the Nile
Chons
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Khons, Khonsu, Khensu, Khonshu Egyptian moon God
Chontamenti
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Chonti-Amentiu God of the dead and of the land of the west
Dedun
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Dedwen Egyptian-Nubian god of wealth and incense
Djebauti
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Zebauti Egyptian local god
Dua
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  God of toiletry
Duamutef
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Golden Dawn, Taumetef,  Thmoomathph Protector of the stomach of the deceased
Geb
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Seb, Gebb, Keb, Kebb God of the Earth
Ha
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  God of the western desert
Hapi
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Apis, Hap, Hape, Hapy, Hep God of the Nile, and the innundation
Harakhti
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Harachte God of the morning sun rising on the eastern horizon
Harendotes
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  Special variant of Horus
Harmerti
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  Tutelary god of Seden
Haroeris
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Har-wer Manifestation of the God Horus
Harpokrates
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Harpocrates, har-pa-khered God Horus as a child
Harsaphes
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Heryshaf  
Harsiesis
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Harsiese, Har-sa-iset Special variant of Horus
Harsomtus
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Har-mau Special variant of Horus
Hathor
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Athyr, Het-hert Egyptian cow Goddess
Hatmehyt
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Hatmehit Goddess of Fish
Hedetet
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  Scorpion Goddess
Heh
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Neheh Goddess of Infinity
Heket
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Heqet Goddess of Childbirth
Hemen
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  Falcon God
Hemsut
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Hemuset Goddess of Fate
Heron
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Heryshaf
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Herysaf, Herisef, Harsaphes Primeval ram god of middle Egypt
Hesat
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  Egyptian cow goddess
Hez-ur
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  Egyptian baboon god
Hike
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Heka Egyptian personification of magic
Hor-hekenu
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  Egyptian variant of Horus
Horus
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Hor, Heru, Her Horus was a God of the sky
Hu
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  Primeval Egyptian god personifying authority
Huh
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Hauhet, Ogdoad Group of eight deities that represented primeval chaos
Ihi
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Ehi Egyptian god of the sistrum
Imhotep
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Imhetep God of learning and medicine
Imiut
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  Protective deity of the underworld
Imset
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Amset Son of Horus
Inmutef
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Iunmetef Egyptian bearer of the heavens
Ipet
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Ipi Egyptian hippopotamus Goddess
Isde
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  Lord of the west and judge of the dead
Isis
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Aset, Esenchebis, Eset Egyptian mother Goddess
Isten
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Jah
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Joh Egyptian moon god
Juesaes
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Jusas, Junit Egyptian Goddess
Ka
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  Egyptian name for the vital force of life
Kebechet
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  Egyptian Goddess
Kebechsenef
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Kebehsenuf Falcon headed son of Horus
Kemwer
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Kemur Egyptian black bull
Khenty-Imentiu
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Ophis, Ophois aka Ophis, Ophois
Khepra
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Khepera, Kheper, Chepri, Khepra A God of creation, the movement of the sun, and rebirth
Kherty-Khnum
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Khnemu God of fecundity and creation
Khunum
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Chnum, Knum, or Khnemu Khnum was a creator God, and a God of the innundation
Kis
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  Egyptian god of Kusae
Maahes
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  Lion headed God of Nubian Origin
Maat
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Ma'at, Mayet Goddess of truth and justice
Mafdet
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  Egyptian goddess in feline form
Mahes
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  God in the form of a lion
Mehen
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  Divine Snake
Mehet-Weret
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Mehet-Uret Egyptian cow sky-goddess
Mehit
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Mechit, Menhit, Menchit Egyptian lion goddess
Menthu
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Mont, Mentu, Menthu, Month, Montu Egyptian hawk-headed war god
Min
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Minu, Menu Fertility God
Mut
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Golden Dawn, Auramooth Wife of Amen, mother of Chons
Naunet
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  Primordial Egyptian goddess
Nebtuu
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Nebetu Egyptian local goddess
Nechbet
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  Upper Egyptian tutelary goddess of the monarch
Nechmetawaj
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Nehmet-awai Egyptian goddess
Neferhor
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Nephoros, Nopheros Egyptian god
Nefertum
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Nefertem, Nepththemis God of the primordial lotus blossom
Nehebkau
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Nehebu-kau, Nehebkhau Egyptian Snake God
Neith
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Neit Goddess of creation, war and domestic arts
Nekhbet
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Nekhebet, Nechbet Tutelary goddess of Upper Egypt in the form of a Vulture
Nenun
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Nenwen Egyptian Falcon God
Neper
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  Egyptian God of Grain
Nephthys
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Nebt-het, Nebhet Egyptian Goddess of the dead
Nepit
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  Egyptian God of Grain
Nun
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Naunet, Nu God who  personified the primeval waters from which the world was created
Nut
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Neuth, Newet, Nuit Egyptian Goddess of the sky and of the heavens
Osiris
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Aser, Ausar, Ausare, Wesir, Usiris, Unnefer Egyptian Lord of the Afterlife, and Father of many of the other Gods
Pachet
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  Goddess of the desert
Petbe
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  God of retaliation
Petesuchos
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  Egyptian crocodile-god
Ptah
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Peteh Ptah was the God of craftsmen
Qebhsnuf
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Qebehsenuf Canopic guardian of the viscera after mummification
Qetesh
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Qadesh, Kadesh, Qatesh, Qadeshet, Qudshu Goddess of love
Ra
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Re, Phra & Amon-Ra Egyptian sun God
Ra-Horakhty
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  Combination of the Gods Horus and Ra.
Rat-taui
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  Egyptian Sun God
Renenutet
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Ernutet, Renenet Egyptian cobra goddess
Renpet
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  Goddess of youth and spingtime
Reret
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  Egyptian hippopotamus goddess
Resheph
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Reshpu Regarded by Egyptians as a warrior
Saa
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  Egyptian personification of intelligence
Sai
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Psais Egyptian personification of destiny
Sarapis
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Serapis Syncretic god of Ptolemaic Egypt, later  worshipped in the Roman Empire
Satis
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Sati, Satjit, Satet Guardian of Egypt's southern (Nubian) frontier
Sebek
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Sebeq, Sebk, Sobk, Suchos Egyptian crocodile god of Fayum
Sechat-Hor
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  Egyptian Cow Goddess
Sed
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  Egyptian 'saviour' god
Sekhmet
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Sachmet, Sacmis, Sakhmet, Sakhet, Sakhmet, & Sacmis Sekhmet was the Goddess of war 
Sentait
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  Egyptian Cow Goddess
Sepa
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Sep Egyptian chthonic god
Septu
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Sopd, Sopdu Egyptian War god
Serket
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Serket-hetyt, Selket, Selkis, Selchis, Serkhit Scorpion Goddess, helper of women in childbirth
Seshat
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Sesat, Sesheta Seshat was the Goddess of writing and measurement.
Set
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Seth, Setekh, Setesh, Seteh, Seti, Sutekh, Setech, Sutech, Seth Egyptian God of chaos
Shait
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Sopd, Sopdu Egyptian Goddess of Destiny
Shu
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Su, Sos Egyptian God of the air
Sobek
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Sebek, Sochet, Sobk, Sobki, Soknopais, and Suchos Egyptian crocodile God
Sokar
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Seker; Greek Socharis, Sokaris Egyptian funerary god of the Memphis necropolis
Somtus
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Harsomtus Egyptian God of Dendara
Sopedu
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Sopdu Egyptian God of the Eastern Frontier
Sothis
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Sopdet Egyptian goddess who personified the Dog Star, Sirius
Tasenetnofret
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  Egyptian goddess and Consort of Horus as Haroeris
Tatenen
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Tathen, Tanen, Tenen, Ten Primordial Egyptian god who personified the fertile silt of the Nile
Taweret
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Taurt, Tuat, Taueret, Tuart, Ta-weret, Taweret, Taueret, Thoeris, and Toeris Hippopotamus Goddess and protective deity of childbirth
Tefnut
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Tefnet, Tefenet, Tphnis Tefnut was the Goddess of moisture and rain
Tenenit
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  Egyptian goddess of Beer
Thoth
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Thot, Thout, Djowtey, Djehuti, Djehuty, Tahuti, Tehuti, Zehuti Ibis-God of wisdom and the moon
Uajyt
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Uatchet, Per Uadjit, Uazet, Uto, Buto Guardian goddess of Lower Egypt
Uneg
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  Egyptian Plant God
Unut
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  Egyptian Hare-Goddess
Urthekau
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Werethekau Egyptian supernatural powers
Wadjet
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Uto Egyptian snake goddess of Buto
Wepwawet
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Upuaut, Wep-wawet, Ophois God of war and the funerary cult
Wosyet
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  Egyptian protector goddess of the young
Zenenet
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  Egyptian goddess of Hermonthis