Sopdet facts for kids
Sopdet in red dress, with star on her head
|Symbol||Sirius; dog (Ptolemaic/Roman)|
|Consort||Sah (Orion); Osiris|
|Offspring||Sopdu (Venus); Horus|
The name Sopdet means sharp in Egyptain. This is a reference to the brightest star in the night sky. In art she is shown as a woman with a five-pointed star upon her head.
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A Hellenic bust of Sopdet, syncretized with Isis and Demeter
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