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Peter Wein Western Civ H- Period 11 Mr. McKenzie 1. Primary Egyptian Deities
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Egyptian Deity Primary Attributes Picture Amun Primary God of Thebes; He is the God of Air; he then fused with Ra Amun Ra He was considered the father and king of all of the other gods in late Egypt; a fusion of Amun and Ra Anubis Canine God of the Dead (and the original before Osiris); he was then considered a son of Osiris and brought the souls to the underworld Aten Arm-like rays that ended with hands, bestowing life and peace to all; worshipped by monotheism; he was the single supreme god during Amenhotep IV’s reign Hathor She was the Goddess of music, dancing, love, fertility, and motherhood Horus He was the God of the sky, solar beings, and of divine kingship; he was born of Osiris and Isis Isis She is the Goddess of motherhood, magic, and fertility
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4. Osiris Story When Osiris was born, Thebes spread that he was a great king and savior of mankind Osiris then became king and was an excellent king
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course HISTORY 508:201 taught by Professor Russell-jones during the Fall '11 term at Rutgers.

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