Buchis

Buchis (Bacis, Bkha) In Egyptian mythology, the sacred bull worshipped at Hermonthis, believed to be an incarnation of the war god Menthu.

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Encyclopedia of World Mythology and Legend, Third Edition – Written by Anthony S. Mercatante & James R. Dow– Copyright © 2009 by Anthony S. Mercatante

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