Imhotep

[im-hoh-tep]
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Historical Examples of imhotep

  • "He got the furs on Imhotep; he traded for them," Harkaman said.

    Space Viking

    Henry Beam Piper

  • Chermosh is away off to the side from Agni and Imhotep in either case.

    Space Viking

    Henry Beam Piper

  • Imhotep was the son of Ptah, who, at Alexandria, was merged in Serapis.

  • Asclepiodorus is angry—not with you, for he knows from Imhotep that you are taking care of a sick child—but with Irene.

  • His son is Imhotep, he who comes in peace; the Greeks regarded this god as a physician, and called him Asclepios.

    History of Religion

    Allan Menzies


British Dictionary definitions for imhotep

Imhotep

noun
  1. c. 2600 bc, Egyptian physician and architect. After his death he was worshipped as a god; the Greeks identified him with Asclepius
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