Study Guide

Renenutet

  • Spotter's Guide

    Renenutet doesn't just come in one shape, but many. She can be a mother nursing a child or a snake spitting venom, a goddess watching over the harvest or one who determines fate. What's a multi-tasking lady to do? Well, she keeps her schedule pretty busy—you'll never know where to find her unless you call her on her cell.

    Sex: Female
    Age: You never ask a lady her age!
    Build: Curvy
    Complexion: Smooth
    Hair Color: Black
    Facial Hair: None
    Scars/Marks/Tattoos: Whatever a cobra wears
    Jewelery and Accessories: Crown
    Clothing: Modest garments
    Armor: Venom
    Type of Weapon: her fangs

    Typical Companions:

    The pharaoh
    Horus
    Farmers
    Snake-charmers

    Known Hangouts:

    The fields
    My temples
    Underneath rocks
    Tanning salons

  • Sightings

    Jan 1, 1970 - Jan 1, 1970

    Pyramid Texts

    Don't come near the pharaoh, or I—or my BFF, the snake Wadjet—will blast you with fire from atop the pharaoh's crown. I'm that cool. Beware!

    Jan 1, 1970 - Jan 1, 1970

    Astarte and the Insatiable Sea

    Water doesn't take care of itself. Years ago, the sea wanted tribute from us gods. We couldn't do anything to stop him from being mean, so I was chosen to bring him tribute because I rep the harvest, most likely. Blech.

    Jan 1, 1970 - Jan 1, 1970

    The Book of the Dead (The Papyrus of Ani)

    Luck is a lady tonight—for Rameses. He calls himself the "lord of Shai (destiny) and creator of Renenet (me)." He's just a king—he didn't create me, but he's so powerful, I'll let this pass.

    Jan 1, 1970 - Dec 20, 2019

    Hymns to Isis

    Wanna get spiritual? I'm here in the modern day in a description of deities of Egypt, but I only get a brief mention. Come on—I'm the harvest goddess!