- Egyptian (culture)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Celestial (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
- Egyptian Gods (common type)
The frog-headed goddess of rebirth in Egyptian mythology. She was the consort of Khnum and helped pregnant women deliver babies safely. She also assisted midwives. It was typical of house holds to have jaded knife with a carving of Heqet on.
Heqet has been viewed 1171 times.
Next: Heraldic Lions
Know something about Heqet?
© Copyright 2013 Mythical Creatures List Heqet
Background Illustrations (Left top-bottom, right top-bottom): Medusa by Gonzalo Ordonez, Loch Ness Monster by dyb,
Basilisk by JustMick, Shuck by Serphire, Ts Um A Kas - Illustration of a rock painting (from Dover publications).