We’re tempted to call him Pete. But actually, this is the Greek form of Sebek, the Egyptian Croc God of fearsome aspect.
If that sounds bizarre to you, welcome to our world. Did Sebek visit Greece on vacation some time? It turns out no.
Actually, the legend of the famous fearsome Crocodile God survived into the Graeco-Roman era. The old Crocodilopolis became a snappy tourist attraction and Petesuchos – or whichever terrifyingly large crocodile happened to be nearby – was its star.
Petesuchos Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Petsuchos
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Strength
Area of expertise: Strength
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1103
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Article last revised on November 20, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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