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Ba-Pef

In Egyptian mythology, Ba-Pef was a minor underworld god. The name literally means that Ba, which is roughly understandable as that soul. An obscure malevolent deity known from the Old Kingdom in which he may have enjoyed a priesthood. According to references among the Pyramid Texts he had a cult following and was associated in some way with pain or spiritual anguish affecting the pharaoh

References

  • Michael Jordon, Encyclopedia of Gods, Kyle Cathie Limited, 2002

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