- a god in whom Amen and Ra were combined: the god of the universe and the supreme Egyptian god during the period of Theban political supremacy.
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At the head of the sanctuary sat the statue of Amon-Ra, thrice the size of a man.Moon of Israel
H. Rider Haggard
Then they bore the mummy with boundless magnificence to the temple of Amon-Ra.
“Well, let us build a residence for Amon-Ra,” said the pharaoh.
Wish not for yourself a thing belonging to Amon-Ra, king of the gods.The Treasury of Ancient Egypt
Arthur E. P. B. Weigall
The Amon-Ra cult regained its political ascendancy with the rise of the nineteenth dynasty.The New Gresham Encyclopedia
- Egyptian myth the sun-god; the principal deity during the period of Theban hegemony
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