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(Non-European Myth & Legend) Egyptian myth the sun-god; the principal deity during the period of Theban hegemony


or A•mon-Ra

(ˈɑ mənˈrɑ)

an Egyptian god in whom Amen and Ra were combined.
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Noun1.Amen-Ra - Egyptian sun godAmen-Ra - Egyptian sun god; supreme god of the universe in whom Amen and Ra were merged; principal deity during Theban supremacy
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The first of these is the 'unlucky mummy' in the British Museum, otherwise Acquisition 22542; this is actually a painted inner coffin lid from the mummy-case of a high-status individual, and was described by the Victorian Egyptologist Ernest Wallis Budge as that of the Priestess of Amen-Ra.
CURSE OF THE MUMMY THE ship sank because the mummy of Amen-Ra, an Egyptian princess who died in approximately 1050BC, was in the hold.
Legend has it that Osiris Pa-Khnum cast a curse on the Titanic because the mummy of a relative - Princess Amen-Ra - was being taken to America aboard the doomed liner.