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a primeval Egyptian personification of air and breath

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Second, the temple of Amun-Re at Kamak was not given the central role in Egypt as a whole that Warburton claims.
The contents of the ostraca are unsurprisingly heterogeneous, ranging from part of the Amun-Re hymn attested in R Boulaq 17, trial tomb decoration, administrative documents, and model letters, to quotations from Middle Kingdom literary texts.
In addition, it was also dedicated to the deities of Amun-Re, Re-Horakhti, Khnum and Anuket.
Es wird die These aufgestellt, dass Amun-Re in Memphis mit der 'statischen' Form von Ptah, sprich seiner Darstellung als Handwerker verehrt wurde, Ptah in Manifestation als Ptah-Sokar-Osiris-Tatenen aber mehr mit Heliopolitanischen Gottheiten in Verbindung stand.
The mission has previously discovered the tomb of god Amun-Re's goldsmith in Draa Abul Naga in September.
Klotz (Adoration of the Ram: Five Hymns to Amun-Re from Hibis Temple, 2006).
Funerary mask from the tomb of Amun's goldsmith Amenemhat to open to the public on December 9 - Egypt Today CAIRO -- 7 December 2017: An exclusive picture from inside the newly discovered tomb of Amun-Re's goldsmith in Luxor, which has yet open to the public on Saturday, was obtained by Egypt Today on Wednesday.
Regeneration, Verjungung und damit Bestatigung, zu gewahrleisten, allerdings mit umgekehrten Vorzeichen, denn es handelt sich in diesem Fall urn die Regeneration, Verjungung und damit um die Bestatigung des Konigs der Gotter, Amun-Re von Karnak, selbst.
.Sein Besitzer Hr war "Gotlesvater und Prophet des Amun-Re (einmal auch: Prophet des Amun-em-ipet), Konigs der Cotter, Prophet des Min, des Horus (oder: des Min-Horus'.') und der Isis von Koptos".
Solar deities, above all Amun-Re, are shown to be the most important of the king's legitimators, though any such conclusions may be insecure due to the possibly unrepresentative contexts and findspots of the monuments.
The tomb, unearthed in Luxor, Upper Egypt, belonged to Amun-Re's goldsmith, Amenemhat (Kampp 390), Egypt's Minister of Antiquities Khaled Anani announced in a press conference last month.
The first one was Osrahat's, which was discovered last April; and the second was Amun-Re's goldsmith, Amenemhat's, burial place.
One of Moses' contributions to Yahwism was aniconism, in imitation of Amun-Re worship.
''The Egyptian archaeological mission succeeded recently in discovering two highly important tombs in Draa Abul-Naga necropolis on Luxor's West Bank, namely Osrahat, which was discovered last April, and the cemetery of Amun-Re's goldsmith, Amenemhat (Kampp 390), dating back to the 18th dynasty, which was discovered two days ago,'' recounted Waziri.
17); these have been placed on a base, the inscriptions around which mention the god Amun-Re. As a result, the authors accept the inscription at face value as referring to the deity in this group and suggest that the god Amun can be represented as a crocodile.