Egyptian Gods & Goddesses

Welcome to the encyclopedia of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses. You can view detailed information for each deity, including associations with elements, Sabbats, other gods and more, different names they may have been known by, a description of their origins, stories and lore surrounding them and much more information.

  • Aker

    Associations Other Names: Akar, “One who curves”, Ruti – “two lions”Animal: Lion, Barbary lionSymbol: Strip of land with a head (human or lion) at each end.Magic: Crossing borders, entering the…

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  • Amun

    Associations Other Names: Amon, Amen, Amoun, Ammon, Amune, Imen, YamunDeity: Amun-Ra, Amun-Min, Zeus,Planet: SunElement: FireAnimal: Ram, CriosphinxSymbol: Two vertical plumesMagic: Represents the hidden, and the essential. Upholder of truth, justice…

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  • Anat

    Associations Other Names: Anath, “Mistress of the Sky”, “Mother of all the Gods”, Bin-Ptah – “Daughter of Ptah”Deity: Reshpu, Neith, Hathor, AstarteSymbol: Woman holding shield, spear and axeMagic: War and…

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  • Anubis

    Other Names Anpu, Inpu, Ienpw, Imeut, He who is in the place of embalming, Lord of the sacred land Associations Deity: Osiris, HorusAnimal: JackalSymbol: The flail

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  • Astarte

    Other Names Ashtart Associations Deity: Inanna, Ishtar, Anat, Sekhmet, IsisAnimal: HorseSymbol: Naked woman on horseback with weapons, wearing atef crown or headdress with bull’s horns.

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  • Atum

    Other Names Atem, Tem, “The All”, “Lord to the Limits of the Sky” Associations Deities: RaAnimals: Snake, lion, bull, mongoose, lizard, dung beetleSymbol: Man wearing dual crown of Upper and…

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  • Babi

    Other Names Baba, “Bull of the baboons” Associations Animals: Baboon

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  • Bast

    Other Names Bastet, Ubasti, Baset, Baast, Lady of Flame, Eye of Ra, Ailuros, Perfumed Protector, Pacht, Pasch Associations Deity: Artemis, SekhmetAnimal: Cats, LionsSymbol: Sistrum, Aegis

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  • Bes

    Other Names Bisu, Aha – ‘The Fighter’ Associations Deity: TaweretAnimal: LionSymbol: Ostrich feather, rattle

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  • Geb

    Other Names Gebeb Associations Deities: KronosAnimals: Goose, snakesSymbol: Reed, often shown as a man with green skin

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  • Hathor

    Other Names “House of Horus”, “Mistress of the West”, “Eye of Ra” A hymn to Hathor says: “Thou art the Mistress of Jubilation, the Queen of the Dance, the Mistress…

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