Glossary of ancient Egyptian terms and names
Glossary of terms and names used in Egyptology, with variant spellings
God's Wife of Amun
The position of God's Wife of Amun was one of the most politically powerful and spiritually significant in later Egyptian...
Gods & Goddesses of Ancient Egypt - A Brief History
The land of ancient Egypt was alive with the spirit of the gods. The sun god Ra broke from the darkness every morning...
Gold and the Gods: Jewels of Ancient Nubia
Winged Isis pectoral 538519 B.C. Gold. Harvard UniversityBoston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition. Photograph © Museum...
Grave Goods in Ancient Egypt
The concept of the afterlife changed in different eras of Egypt's very long history, but for the most part, it was imagined...
Great Female Rulers of Ancient Egypt
Women in ancient Egypt had more rights than in any other ancient culture and were valued with greater respect. This...
Hathor is an ancient Egyptian goddess associated, later, with Isis and, earlier, with Sekhmet but eventually was considered...
Detail of Hatshepsut, Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt, c. 1473-1458 B.C. Indurated limestone sculpture at the Metropolitan...
The Hatti were an aboriginal people in central Anatolia (present-day Turkey) who first appeared in the area around...
Herodotus on Cats in Egypt
in houses a cat has died by a natural death, all those who dwell in this house shave their eyebrows only, but those...