- From Egyptian mythology, an amulet that brought the wearer health and joy. It represented the power of reproduction.
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Amulet — This is an object worn on the body, usually around the neck, which wards off evil and disease or brings about a desired result. If stones or gems are used in an amulet they are often engraved with magic words, characters or pictures. See… … The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology
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