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Amun (or Amun-Ra)
The ‘hidden god'. War god.
Prime goddess of the Egyptian pantheon.
Khepri (or Khepera)
God of the dead.
Ra (or Re)
A sky-god identified with the sun.
A great serpent.
Personified the negative force of darkness.
Atum (or Tum)
Originally seen as creator of the world.
The disc of the sun, in its brilliantly visible aspect.
Grotesque-looking war god, depicted as a dwarf.
Geb (or Seb)
A major goddess (portrayed as a cow/cow-head).
Hawk-god and the special protector of kings.
A ram-headed god and a potter.
Maat (or Ma'at)
Goddess of truth. She presided over the judgement of the dead.
A fertility god.
A huntress and a major goddess.
Nu (or Nun)
Local god of Memphis (claimed there to be the oldest).
The lion-headed goddess of war and sickness.
Seth (or Set)
Murderer of his brother, Osiris. A war god.
Goddess of moisture, Depicted as a lioness or a lion-headed woman.
Summoned gods who produced the egg the sun hatched from.