|God o youth an the muin |
Khonsu in human form
|Name in hieroglyphs|
|Major cult centrer||Thebes|
|Symbol||the muin disk, the sidelock|
|Parents||Amun an Mut or Bast an Anubis ( in some accoonts )|
Khonsu (alternately Chonsu, Khensu, Khons, Chons or Khonshu) is an Auncient Egyptian god whose main role wis associatit wi the muin. His name means "traveller" an this mey relate tae the nichtly travel o the muin athort the sky. Alang wi Thoth he marked the passage o time. Khonsu wis instrumental in the creation o new life in aw livin creatures. At Thebes he furmed pairt of a faimily triad wi Mut as his mither an Amun his faither. At Kom Ombo he wis worshipped as son o Sobek an Hathor.