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Ancient Egyptian deities: Waset
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also Weset, Wast, Uaset
Waset, Thutmose III, Amen     Goddess of the nome of Thebes. One of the tutelary goddesses of the city of Thebes, the other being Ipet in charge of the Temple at Luxor. Waset merged with Montu originally the god of Hermontis.

Top of the stela of Khefethernebes
From left to right: Waset, Menkheperre (Thutmose III), Maatkare (Hatshepsut), Amen
Source: V. Easy

    While the goddess Waset is well known, her male counterpart Was is obscure and recorded only in the 25th dynasty inscription of Mentemhet:
Waset headdress I fashioned individual vessels. I equiped Wes and Weset, Victorious Thebes, Mistress of Might, as an emanation /////
J. H. Breasted, Ancient Records of Egypt, Part Four, § 912
    Waset is recognized by her headdress, consisting of a was-sceptre and a feather, the hieroglyph of the fourth Upper Egyptian nome.

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