Given Name HATHOR

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: HAHTH-awr (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Greek form of Egyptian Het-Heru which means "the house of Horus", derived from Egyptian hwt "house" combined with Hr the god HORUS. In Egyptian mythology she was the goddess of love, often depicted with the head of a cow.

Categories

goddesses, mother goddesses
VARIANT: Het-Heru