Ancient Egyptian Mythology

The Gods of Ancient Egypt...

ANHUR

Egyptian War God

Also known as INHER, ONURIS

Picture of the Egyptian War God Anhur from our Egyptian mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Warrior God and regional remix of Egypt's top gods

He is a war deity and local mashup of Ra, Shu and Horus. His mother is Hathor, he’s known as ‘The Killer’ and is dead good at slaying enemies.

Anhur wears a very silly hat consisting of four tall plumes, but apart from that he’s pretty butch. He’s also a God of Creativity, perhaps to help him outwit his enemies.

Anhur Facts and Figures

Name: Anhur
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: INHER, ONURIS

Gender: Male
Type: God
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: War
Area of expertise: War

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 601

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Article last revised on August 21, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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