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Uadjet, Wadjet, Uajyt or Edjo, goddess of Buto, "the papyrus-colored one", meaning "the green one", which was a general name for the cobra, the uraeus, her sacred animal. Later she was connected to the ichneumon. In one Pyramid Text it is...
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Egyptian Amulets
 Amulets are magic objects which are carried on the person. The Egyptian words that refer to these objects are "sa" and "mkt" which are used for protective objects alone and "wedjet" which is used to refer to talisman as well....
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian

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Egyptian Serpent Power - Words and Images of Joan Lansberry
The most frequently seen snake deity is the cobra goddess Wadjet, (Wadjyt, Uadjet, Edjo, Uto), whose principal cult center was at Buto in the Nile Delta region of ...
The Obosom of Yaa and Yaada - odwirafo
culture and Uatchet (Wadjet) in Keneset and Kamit (ancient Nubia and Egypt). The word yaa in the language of the Akan has two major meanings: yaa - to chide ...
Reading the Coffin of Meresamun Robert K. Ritner The Oriental
also name a pairing of Wadjet and Nekhbet (goddesses of Lower and Upper Egypt) or dual images of the goddess Neith. The epithets on Meresamun's coffin  ...
Serpent Symbols and Salvation in the Ancient Near - Publications
important serpent-goddess of. Lower Egypt: Wadjet. Wadjet.
What People Believe - What Science Knows - Endcap
European Association for Aquatic Mammals. Coordinated by Wadjet Consultancy - January 2012. 1/36.

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Wadjet Eye's "Shardlight" adventure game now out for PC, plus GDC meeting
Wadjet Eye Games is proud to announce their new adventure Shardlight has released for PC on Steam, GOG, and the studio's online store ( ).
Wadjet Eye's Shardlight launching in March – new trailer
Shardlight is the latest point-and-click adventure from award winning developer Wadjet Eye Games. Along with the new trailer below, Wadjet Eye Games has revealed the release date for Shardlight – March 8.
Wadjet Eye's latest, Shardlight, gets a March release date
While Wadjet Eye has published numerous adventure games recently (Technobabylon, Primordia, Resonance) most have been developed by third-party teams. Shardlight is the first game developed in-house by Wadjet Eye since Blackwell Epiphany in 2014, ...
Wadjet Eye releases Shardlight demo and
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.] Shardlight, the dramatic new adventure game from Wadjet Eye, will be out for PC in one week!
Review: Shardlight
Last month when revealing Shardlight's release date, I noted how Wadjet Eye Games tends to often stick to the familiar territory of graphic adventure games with the look and feel of mid-'90s PC titles. And as mentioned, this isn't necessarily a bad thing.

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Wadjet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wadjet (/ˈwɑːdˌdʒɛt/ or /ˈwædˌdʒɛt/; Egyptian wꜣḏyt, "green one"), known to the Greek world as Uto (/ˈjuːtoʊ/ or Buto /ˈbjuːtoʊ/) among other names ...
Ancient Egyptian Gods; Wadjet - Ancient Egypt Online
Wadjet. Wadjet (Wadjyt, Wadjit, Uto, Uatchet, Edjo, Buto) was one of the oldest Egyptian goddesses. Her worship was already established by the Predynastic ...
Wadjet - Crystalinks
Wadjet. Serpent Goddess of Justice, Time, Heaven and Hell. In Egyptian mythology, Wadjet, or the Green One (also spelled Wadjit, Wedjet, Uadjet or Ua Zit and ...
Egypt: Wadjet, The Serpent Goddess - Tour Egypt
When I started looking for information on Wadjet, I ran into the fact that she is not a well-known goddess, and while I could find some information on her, much of ...
Egypt: Wadjet, Goddess of Lower Egypt, Papyrus, and Protector of
Wadjet (Wadjyt, Wadjit, Uto, Uatchet, Edjo) was the predynastic cobra goddess of Lower Egypt, a goddess originally of a city who grew to become the goddess of ...

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