Hathor (Biographical details)

Hathor (deity; Egyptian; Female)

Also known as

Hathor

Biography

Universal cow-goddess; symbolic mother of the pharaoh; a funerary deity but also goddess of love, music and dance and, therefore, often associated with Aphrodite/Venus (q.v.), and of foreign countries. Titles/Epithets (recorded in inscriptions as) - Foremost of Heaven, Chantress of Amun, Chantress of Wepwawet, Goddess of the West.