Ancient Egyptian Mythology

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Egyptian Midwifery Goddess

Also known as Meskhent

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.

Meskhenet Facts and Figures

Name: Meskhenet
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Meskhent

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Midwifery
Area of expertise: Midwifery

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1924

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Article last revised on November 12, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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