Egyptian Goddess of War & Destruction

She's a daughter of Ra, and sister of Bastet, Hathor, Ma'at, Shu, and Tefnut.

Consorts & Children:
She's the wife of Ptah, god of creation and craftsmen.

She's sometimes also called Sakhmet, as well as other variations. She's usually depicted as a lioness or as a woman with the head of a lioness, wearing a dress the color of blood and a headdress that consists of a sun disk and uraeus (an upright cobra that symbolizes royalty and divine authority).

Notable Stories Involving Her:
She's known to be bloodthirsty and to rise up against Ra's enemies, while the hot desert winds are said to be her breath. Cow-goddess Hathor once transformed into her and nearly destroyed humanity, but was pacified by beer colored to look like blood.

SOURCES: Wikipedia and Encyclopedia Mythica