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date: 23 February 2020

Amen (Amon, Amun) 

Source:
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology
Author(s):

Timothy Darvill

[Di]God of Thebes in Upper Egypt who came to prominence during the rise of the Theban dynasties in the Middle and New Kingdoms. Though represented in human form, he is associated with the ram, and later came to be assimilated with the sun god ... ...

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