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Worshipped in the form of a ram in early New Kingdom, later as a man with a ram's head. At Elephantine he was guardian of the source of the Nile and thought to cause the inundation. He and his consort Satis and Anuket, their divine child, made up the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Satis, "The Lady of Elephantine" and "She of Sehel (the island)" the giver of water for purification of the deceased, and associated with the inundation. Together with Anuket she was the protectress of the waters of the Nile in the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
The great god of the Nile was called Hapi. In sacred art, he was depicted as a man, somewhat overweight to symbolize abundance, and with female breasts to symbolize the river’s fertile properties. He is an ancient god, to the Egyptians as well as modern man,...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Heket - a water deity in the form of a frog or a frog-headed woman. She made her debut into the Egyptian pantheon in pyramid inscriptions, in a magical text destined to allow the king to ascend into the sky. Later she became connected with birth, in a Middle...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Nit (Gr: Neith) Local goddess of Zau (Gr: Sais), known as early as the Predynastic and Early Dynastic Period when her influence probably was at its height. Earliest traces are her hieroglyph (crossed arrows on a shield) on a pole in front of the reed shrines...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Ptah, Peteh, 'South of His Wall', 'The Ancient One', worshipped in Mennefer (Gr: Memphis) already in the early dynastic period, probably at first as the local patron of craftsmanship, his High Priest in Mennefer was titled 'Greatest of the controllers of...
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An Alabaster Statuette of Prince Khnum
Khnum-baf who lived at the beginning of the Fifth. Dynasly.
School of Archaeology, Classics & Egyptology (SACE)
Amun & Khnum. 5 –. Khnum moulds the child 12 – Anubis, Khnum & Sefkhetabwy recording reign gods, including Khnum, who models the child out of clay.
Planning a Pyramid
24. CHARACTERS. Narrator King Zoser Vizier Khnum Imhotep Builders 1–2 Khnum, mighty god of the Nile, why do you resist my prayers?
Rock Inscriptions from Semna and Kumma

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Serious Sam 3 set for October release
The game sees the return of adversaries like the Headless Kamikaze and Gnaar, as well as new opponents such as the Scrapjack and Khnum.
Serious Sam 3: BFE PC Release Date and Serious Chaos Trailer
A new battalion of unforgettable minions including the rumbling Scrapjack and towering Khnum join the legendary Headless Kamikaze, Gnaar and Sirian Werebull. Your days of mowing down zombie Nazi space pirates are over.
Serious Sam 3: Serious-Chaos-Trailer
Serious Sam 3 daté sur PC
Pour l'occasion, Mental a recruté de nouvelles créatures, c'est ainsi que les Scrapjack et les Khnum se joignent aux légendaires Kamikaze sans tête, Gnaar et autres Sirian.
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Khnum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gods of Ancient Egypt: Khnum
Egypt: Khnum, Potter God of the Inundation Silt and Creation
Egypt: Khnum, Potter God of the Inundation Silt and Creation.
Egyptian God-Khnum
Cult Center: Philae, Elephantine and Esna. khnum; Attributes: A very ancient deity. As a water god he was closely associated with the annual flooding of the Nile.
Khnum the Ram God - Ancient Egyptian Gods
Khnum, an Egyptian god of creation, was depicted as a ram. It was believed that he created the first children on his potter's wheel with clay from the River Nile.

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