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Menhit
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"She who Massacres"
Sekhmet
Period of
worship
Early DynasticRoman Period
Cult center Latopolis
Titles "Eye of Ra"
Symbol(s) Sun-disk, red linen, lioness
Association Warfare, lionesses, sun,
healing
Appearance Therianthrope, lioness
Egyptian
equivalent(s)
Sekhmet, Hathor
Father Ra
Spouse(s) Khnum
Issue Heka

Menhit was originally a Nubian war goddess who came to be worshipped in ancient Egypt. She is depicted as a lioness.

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