Sekhmet

[ sek-met ]
/ ˈsɛk mɛt /

noun Egyptian Mythology.

a blood-thirsty goddess, sometimes identified with Hathor, who attempted to destroy humankind.

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Origin of Sekhmet

vocalization of Egyptian sh̬m powerful (cf. pschent) + t feminine marker
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