Sekhmet


Sekhmet
/sek"met/, n. Egyptian Myth.
a blood-thirsty goddess, sometimes identified with Hathor, who attempted to destroy humankind.
[vocalization of Egyptian shm powerful (cf. PSCHENT) + t fem. marker]

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