Amun is a major ancient Egyptian deity who appears as a member of the Hermopolitan Ogdoad ... of Ahmose I (16th century BC), Amun acquired national importance, expressed in his fusion with the Sun god, Ra, as Amun-Ra or Amun- Re.


Re of Heliopolis and, as Amon-Re, was received as a national god. ... Babylonian clay tablet giving a detailed description of the total solar eclipse of April 15,.


At that date he was already identified with the sun god Re of Heliopolis and, as Amon-Re, was received as a national god. Represented in human form, ...


Jul 29, 2016 ... Amun (also Amon, Ammon, Amen) is the ancient Egyptian god of the sun and air. ... drove the Hyksos out of the country and re-established the city of Thebes. ... He was associated with the sun god Ra who was associated with ...


Learn about the ancient Egyptian god Amun, considered to be a supreme creator -god. ... Alternate spellings of this name include Amen-Ra, Amon-Ra, Amon-Re, ... with the sun god Ra and the two became known as the Egypt god Amun-Ra.


Amun. Appearance: Man with a ram-head; A ram; Man wearing an ostrich ... However, when Amun was combined with the sun god Ra he was even more ...


Amun-Re, a form of the sun god, is sometimes depicted as a sphinx or a human with the head of a hawk. The disk of the sun is a symbol of this god. The word ...


Aug 4, 2011 ... In fact, by the 25th Dynasty, Amun-Re was even the chief god of the ... Re was the common Egyptian term for the sun, thus making him visible.


Historians also believe that the famous Sun temple as the capital of Thebes was recorded only during the period of 11th dynasty and onwards. The god Amun ...