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Index of Modern Names

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This index presents a list of modern names relevant ot the discussion on divine parenthood presented in this book The Divine Father: Religious and Philosophical Concepts of Divine Parenthood in Antiquity. The book discusses the concept of the divine father and/or mother, which was always important in ancient Egypt, on three different levels. The first level is the idea of creation. A second decisive aspect of the divine parenthood is its importance for the Egyptian royal ideology. A third aspect is that of deities as parents of deified human beings.

Keywords: ancient Egypt; divine father; divine parenthood; philosophical concepts; religious concepts



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