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Amu-Aa (eater of the ass) or (eater of the phallus)[a],[1][2][3] is one of the gods that goes with Osiris during the second hour of the night.[4][5]

Amu-Aa would eat the bread made for the boat and use the perfume.[6]


  1. ^ Some translate the name as "one who knows the gate" which is a more fitting translation for his role as god near the gate.


  1. ^ Rush, John A. (2007). The Twelve Gates: A Spiritual Passage Through the Egyptian Books of the Dead. Frog Books. ISBN 978-1-58394-175-1.
  2. ^ Budge, Ernest-Alfred-Thompson- Wallis (1905). Egyptian heaven and hell. na.
  3. ^ Budge, E. A. Wallis (2010-06-10). The Gods of the Egyptians: Studies in Egyptian Mythology. T G S. p. 211. ISBN 978-1-61033-009-1.
  4. ^ Coulter, Charles Russell; Turner, Patricia (2013-07-04). Encyclopedia of Ancient Deities. Routledge. p. 49. ISBN 978-1-135-96390-3.
  5. ^ "Ancient Egyptian Deities List - Gods & Goddesses of Kemet". Ancient Egypt. 2018-06-08. Retrieved 2021-09-15.
  6. ^ Budge, E. A. Wallis (2010-01-01). The Egyptian Heaven and Hell: The Book of the Am-Taut; the Book of Gates; and the Egyptian Heaven and Hell. Cosimo, Inc. p. 115. ISBN 978-1-61640-470-3.