Tefnut

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Tefnut
Goddess o moistur
BD Weighing of the Heart - Tefnut.jpg
The goddess Tefnut wi the heid o a lioness sittin on her throne.
Name in hieroglyphs
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I13
Major cult centrerHeliopolis, Leontopolis
SymbolLioness
Personal Information
ConsortShu
AffspringGeb an Nut
ParentsRa an Iusaaset
SiblinsShu

Tefnut (/ˈtɛfˌnʊt/; Auncient Egyptian: Tefenet) is a goddess o moistur, moist air, dew an rain in Auncient Egyptian releegion.[1] She is the sister an consort o the air god Shu an the mither o Geb an Nut.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. The Routledge Dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses, George Hart ISBN 0-415-34495-6