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  1. Hapi is a fictional character from the 2000 film Faust: Love of the Damned.
  2. Hapi is a fictional film character.

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  1. Hapi was the god of the annual flooding of the Nile in ancient Egyptian religion. The flood deposited rich silt on the river's banks, allowing the Egyptians to grow crops. Some of the titles of Hapi were, Lord of the Fishes and Birds of the Marshes and Lord of the River Bringing Vegetation. He is typically depicted as a man with a large belly wearing a loincloth, having long hair and having pendulous, female-like breasts.
  2. Hapi, sometimes transliterated as Hapy, is one of the Four sons of Horus in ancient Egyptian religion, depicted in funerary literature as protecting the throne of Osiris in the Underworld. He is not to be confused with another god of the same name. He is commonly depicted with the head of a hamadryas baboon, and is tasked with protecting the lungs of the deceased, hence the common depiction of a hamadryas baboon head sculpted as the lid of the canopic jar that held the lungs. Hapi is in turn protected by the goddess Nephthys. When his image appears on the side of a coffin, he is usually aligned with the side intended to face north. When embalming practices changed during the Third Intermediate Period and the mummified organs were placed back inside the body, an amulet of Hapi would be included in the body cavity.

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  1. Camponotus hapi
  2. species Camponotus hapi

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Google previewLatino Periodicals (1998)

A Selection Guide by Salvador Güereña, Vivian M. Pisano

An authoritative work in the field of Latin American studies, HAPI is an author, subject and book review index which covers Mexico, ...

Google previewEvolving Internet Reference Resources (2013)

by Rita Pellen, William Miller

HAPI is a source for authoritative, worldwide information about Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean basin, the U.S.-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the United States. Subject coverage ranges from current political, ...

Google previewTextbook of Hearing Aid Amplification (2000)

by Robert E. Sandlin

Hearing Aid Performance Inventory: HAPI Development The HAPI is a self- reported scale that measures success with amplification (Walden, Demorest, & Helper, 1984). The main question asked by the developers was: “Is perceived benefit ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Ancient Mediterranean Religions (2015)

by Eric Orlin

Hapi is the Egyptian deification of the annual flooding of the Nile (also called...

Google previewEncyclopedia of African Religion (2009)

by Molefi Kete Asante, Ama Mazama

Hapi is the neter of the inundation of the Nile. Generally speaking, the Nile was not considered a neter among the people of Kemet, with a few exceptions in certain areas. Hapi refers specifically to the inundation of the Nile, or to the spirit or ...

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