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Heqet
Heket
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Heket
Period of
worship
Early DynasticRoman Period
Cult center Apollonopolis Parva
Titles "She who Hastens the Birth"
Symbol(s) Frog
Association Fertility, flooding of the Nile,
childbirth, frogs
Appearance Therianthrope, frog
Egyptian
equivalent(s)
Hathor
Father Ra
Spouse(s) Khnum
Issue Horus

Heqet or Heket is an ancient Egyptian fertility goddess. She is often depicted as a frog or a frog-headed woman.

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