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Taouris

by Micha F. Lindemans
An ancient Egyptian goddess of pregnancy and birth (from ta-weret, "the great one"). She is represented as a female hippopotamus with a huge belly, standing upright on her hind legs.

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  • Also known as:
    Taourt

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