EGYPTIAN MYTHOLOGY

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NEFERTEM

Picture of the Egyptian Sun God NEFERTEM from our Egyptian mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Egyptian Sun God

Also known as NEFERTUM, NEFER-TEM, NEFER-TEMU

Blue Lotus God of the Rising Sun

Son of PTAH and SEKHMET, he’s the God of the Sacred Blue Lotus and also of the Rising Sun. Wears fetching lotus blossom headgear.

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NEFERTEM FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : NEFERTEM
Location : Ancient Egypt
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : the Sun
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : NEFERTUM, NEFER-TEM, NEFER-TEMU
Popularity index : 4927
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Article last updated on 21 July 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "NEFERTEM: God of the Sun from Egyptian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 21 Jul. 2014. Web. 29 August 2014.

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