- Egyptian (culture)
- Celestial (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
She is the Dog Star that is also the star Sirius in Egyptian mythology. Sothis had three forms: a dog, a woman wearing a five-pointed crown and Isis. With the help of Sopedu she was responsible for the inundation of the Nile to bring back crops and plants.
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