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Nut Bears Ra, Who Returns to Her Body Each Day


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(Egypt)

Nut is the sky goddess.

Nut spans the heavens, is the one who ascended from the primal waters, who gave birth to the earth. She gave birth to Ra, the sun, who returns each day to her body and is born each morning from between her thighs. She is the starry heavens, arching over her husband, Geb, the earth. See also: Ra.

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