Nu Sanskrit: to sound , shout , exult ; praise , commend to sound loudly , roar , thunder Nu is the 13th letter of the Greek alphabet and its numerical value is 50. In China Nu is a weaving girl linked with Saturday and the Northern Quarter of the sky. cf. Chih Nu. http://www.godchecker.com/pantheon/chinese-mythology.php?deity=ZHI-NU In Egyptian mythology, Nu, is the deification of the primordial watery abyss, in the Ogdoad cosmogony, the name meaning abyss. Due to being a concept, Nu was viewed as not having a gender, but as with most Egyptian deities, also having aspects that could be represented as female or male. The female aspect being named Naunet (also spelt Nunet), is the female aspect, which is the name Nu displayed with a female gender ending. The male aspect, Nun, was a spelling to show a male aspect. Wiki: Nuanet