Praising Thoth in the course of every day (translator unknown)

Turaeff hymn to Thoth
O you Netjeru in heaven, O you netjeru on Earth!
You Southerners, Northerners, Westerners, Easterners,
come and behold Djehuty, how He shines forth in His crown
which the two lords in Hermopolis have set in place for Him,
in order that He may execute the governance of mankind.
Exalt in the Hall of Geb over what He has done!
Adore Him, extol Him, give Him praise.
He is the Lord of Kindliness, the leader of the entire multitude!

Translator unknown; school boys notes (BM#5656 — 18th dynasty)

Daily adoration of Djehuti

O ye Ntr that are in Heaven, O ye Ntr that are on Rostau (earth),
ye southerners, northerners, westerners, easterners,
come and behold Djehuti, how he shines forth in his crown
which the two Lords (Heru and Set) in Hermopolis have set in place for him
in order that he may execute the governance of mankind.
Exult in the hall of Geb over what he has done.
Adore him, extol him, give him praise.
He is the lord of kindliness, the leader of the entire multitude.
Then follow a promise that for all Ntr who will thus praise him,
Djehuti will furnish their chapels and their altars in their temples,
and a prayer of the writer that Djehuti may give him a house and possessions and sustenance;
he is to cause that he be loved and praised….
and pleasant and protected with all people and that his enemies be overthrown.

Translator unknown; [source]


English translation, Parkinson/L.Jackson

Russian translation, by B.Turaeff

English translation, author unknown

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