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Kuk and Kuket
Kuk and Kauket art.

Kuk (also spelled as Kek or Keku) is basically the ancient Egyptian deity of darkness. As a concept, Kuk was viewed as having male and female qualities. His female form was known as Kauket (also spelled as Keket), which is simply the female form of the word Kuk.

Kuk's male form was seen as a frog, or as a frog-headed man. The female form was seen as a snake, or a snake-headed woman. He also symbolized the unknown and chaos.


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