Divine Birth and Coronation Inscriptions of Hatshepsut

(1473 BCE)

Glossary

  • Buto cobra goddess, patron of Lower Egypt and joint protector of all Egypt
  • coivit cum ea literally, “he joined with her,” or had intercourse
  • ka the spiritual double of the physical body of a person
  • Okheperkere Thutmose I
  • Montu falcon god of war
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Temple of Deir el-Bahri, built in the reign of Hatshepsut (Library of Congress)

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