EGYPTIAN MYTHOLOGY

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MESKHENT

Egyptian Midwifery Goddess

Also known as MESKHENET

Goddess of Childbirth and Midwifery

She’s an absolute brick. Literally, as ancient Egyptian women used to squat on a brick platform to give birth.

Her best friend was the Goddess RENENET.

MESKHENT FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : MESKHENT
Location : Ancient Egypt
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Midwifery
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : MESKHENET
Popularity index : 2999

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Article last updated on 23 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "MESKHENT: Goddess of Midwifery from Egyptian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 23 Jan. 2014. Web. 28 July 2014.

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