Hathor

Hathor

[hath-awr, -er]
noun Egyptian Religion.
the goddess of love and joy, often represented with the head, horns, or ears of a cow.
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Hathor (ˈhæθɔː)
 
n
(in ancient Egyptian religion) the mother of Horus and goddess of creation
 
Hathoric
 
adj

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Hathor
goddess of love and joy in ancient Egypt, from Gk. Hathor, from Egyptian Het-Hert, lit. "the house above," or possibly Het-Heru "house of Horus."
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