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Given Name RA
GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: RAH (English)   [details]
Meaning & History
Possibly means "sun" in Egyptian. Ra was an important Egyptian sun god originally worshipped in Heliopolis in Lower Egypt. He was usually depicted as a man with the head of a falcon crowned with a solar disc. In later times his attributes were often merged with those of other deities, such as Amon, Atum and Horus.
Categories
celestial, gods, nature, solar deities, sun
Related Names
VARIANT: Re