Definitions for ptahptɑ, ptɑx
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an ancient Egyptian deity, believed to be the creator of the universe and sometimes identified with other gods.
Category: Eastern Religions
a major Egyptian god; shaper of the world; father of gods and men; worshipped especially at Memphis
Egyptian god of death and the rebirth of the soul.
Origin: * () Ptḥ
In Egyptian mythology, Ptah is the demiurge of Memphis, god of craftsmen and architects. In the triad of Memphis, he is the husband of Sekhmet and the father of Nefertum. He was also regarded as the father of the sage Imhotep. The Greeks knew him as the god Hephaestus, and in this form Manetho made him the first king of Egypt.
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