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[hah-pee, khah-pee]
  1. Apis.
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Historical Examples

  • The second vase of the series was in the shape of the genius Hapi, the "concealed."

    Ten Thousand Wonderful Things

    Edmund Fillingham King

  • In appearance Hapi possesses both male and female characteristics, the latter indicating his powers of nourishment.

  • The name Hapi still baffles translation, and is probably of pre-dynastic origin.

  • The very position of Hapi made it certain that he would become successful as a deity.

  • Thus Hapi quickly became identified with the greater and more outstanding figures in early Egyptian mythology.