Isis ( Aset in Egyptian) was originally a Goddess from Nubia and was adopted into Egyptian belief. Her name literally means female of throne, Queen of the throne. Wife and sister to Asar ( Osiris) and mother of Horus.

Original pinner said: "Isis ( Aset in Egyptian) was originally a Goddess from Nubia and was adopted into Egyptian belief. Her name literally means female of throne, Queen of the throne. Wife and sister to Asar ( Osiris) and mother of Horus.

Cover illustration by Stephan Martiniere for The Three-Body Problem, Liu Cixin (2014)

Cover illustration by Stephan Martiniere for The Three-Body Problem, Liu Cixin…

Sinuhe el Egipcio

Sinuhe el Egipcio

Queen Ankhesenamun was a queen of the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt. Born as Ankhesenpaaten, she was the third of six known daughters of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten and his Great Royal Wife Nefertiti, and became the Great Royal Wife of her half-brother Tutankhamun. The change in her name reflects the changes in Ancient Egyptian religion during her lifetime after her father's death.

Queen Ankhesenamun was a queen of the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt. She was the third of six known daughters of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten and his Great Royal Wife Nefertiti, and became the Great Royal Wife of her half-brother Tutankhamun.

Cartucho egipcio escrito en jeroglificos.tu nombre como un jeroglífico.

Cartucho egipcio escrito en jeroglificos.tu nombre como un jeroglífico.

The parentage of Anubis himself is sometimes unclear. Some versions credit his father as Ra, while others state He was sired by Seth, the adversary of Horus and His Father, Osiris. The identity of Anubis' mother also varies from tale to tale and region to region. Some folklores tell that Anubis was born to Bastet, while others indicate it was instead Hesat. In versions involving Osiris as His Father, Anubis' mother is Nephthys; Wife and Sister of Seth.

The Grand Ruler: Life-Size Anubis Sculpture.Anubis is jackal-headed god associated with mummification and the afterlife in ancient Egyptian religion.

This is so Egyptian and Aztec themed. I could really see someone like Jennifer Lopez or Sofia Vergara looking absolutely stunning in this gorgeous gown.

This is so Egyptian and Aztec themed. I could really see someone like Jennifer Lopez or Sofia Vergara looking absolutely stunning in this gorgeous gown.

Map of Ancient Egypt - I have an entire file of ancient maps I downloaded. It helps when watching some shows on History, or TLC.

History Books

Nile Valley of Ancient Egypt ~ Egyptian civilization developed along the banks of the river Nile. The Nile Valley stands in sharp contrast to the arid deserts of Africa. Its long, narrow flood plain was a magnet for life, attracting people, animals and pl

How cute would hieroglyphic invitations be?  Or name tags?  Eh?  Overboard and nerdy?  Maybe...

Egyptian Hieroglyphics - alphabets, gods, metals From Lepsius, metals with inscriptions, words and phrases.

Zenobia, Queen of Palmyra by Wildweasel339.deviantart.com on @deviantART

Lane Brown art - The picture is for a forthcoming book about Zenobia scheduled to be released December It is entitled Daughter of Sand and Stone by Libbie Hawker.

Uadjet, diosa predinástica del Bajo Egipto. Formaba parte del protocolo real junto a la diosa Nekhbet y se la representaba como mujer con cabeza de cobra o con la corona del Bajo Egipto (corona roja). Originalmente, fue una diosa que representó el crecimiento de la vegetación, convertida en madre y protectora del rey y de la corona del norte. Su nombre significa “La Verde”, “La del color del Papiro”, “La Vigorosa”, nombre por el cual sería diosa de los tejidos teñidos con este color .

Goddess Uto

The uraeus was an upright Egyptian cobra worn on headbands and headdresses by queens and kings to symbolize power, deity, and royalty. It is also said to have been used to protect pharaohs against their enemies.

This photo displays a reproduction of the oldest known inscription of the name YHWH, the personal name of God (cf. Exodus 3). The writing is in hieroglyphs and is dated to c. 1400 BC. The inscription was discovered in the temple built by the Egyptian Pharaoh Amenhotep III in Soleb, which is in modern day Sudan. The text refers to a group of wandering followers of YHWH, possibly the Israelites.

oldest known inscription of the name YHWH, the personal name of God (cf. Exodus The writing is in hieroglyphs and is dated to c. The inscription was discovered in the temple built by the Egyptian Pharaoh Amenhotep III

Statuette of Osiris with the name of Padihorpere.  Late Period Dynasty: Dynasty 25–26 , ca. 712–525 B.C. Egypt. Bronze or copper alloy  MET no. 56.16.2

Statuette of Osiris with the name of Padihorpere. Late Period Dynasty: Dynasty 2526 , ca. Bronze or copper alloy MET no.

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