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Kauket

Kauket (darkness) was a female snake part of the Ogdoad. They represented obscurity that was linked with darkness and night and was linked to chaos. Budge believe that Kek and Kauket were once deities linked to Khnum and Satet, to Hapi - Nile gods of Abu (Elephantine). He also believed that Kek may have also been linked to Sobek. Cited from Website: Kek and Kauket http://www.touregypt.net/featurestories/kek.htm
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