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Khephri

Khephri   Quick reference

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology (2 ed.)

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2009
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Archaeology, History
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[Di]

Egyptian god, the scarab‐beetle god, associated with Ra as the young sun god.

Khepra

Khepra (West Asia)   Quick reference

A Dictionary of World Mythology

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2003

A god with the head of a scarab-beetle whom the Egyptians regarded as the sun god Re in the morning.

Khepri

Khepri   Reference library

A Dictionary of Creation Myths

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2009

Khepri—there are several variations of the spelling—is an early version of the Egyptian creator god (see also Atum;

Ra

Ra  

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In Egyptian mythology, the sun god, the supreme Egyptian deity, worshipped as the creator of all life and typically portrayed with a falcon's head bearing the solar disc. He appears travelling in his ...

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