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SAKHMI

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Originally appearing in Volume V09, Page 53 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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SAKHMI, a lion-headed goddess of war and strife, whose name signifies the mighty. She was worshipped at Latopolis (Esna), but also at a late date as a member of the Memphite triad, with Ptah as husband and Nefertem (Iphthimis) as son: often, too, confounded with Ubasti.
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