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Apis
Hapis
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Apis

Limestone statue of Apis at the Louvre in Paris.©

Period of
worship
Old KingdomRoman Period
Cult center Memphis
Symbol(s) Black bull
Association Soul of Ptah
Appearance Black bull
Egyptian
equivalent(s)
Ptah, Osiris, Serapis

Apis or Hapis is an ancient Egyptian bull deity worshipped at Memphis as the manifestation of Ptah's soul.

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