(Also spelled Imhetep.) An ancient Egyptian deity, son of
Ptah and Nut, to whom great powers of exorcism were attributed.
Imhotep was often appealed to in cases of demonic possession.
Doumato, Lamia. Imhotep. Monticello, Ill. Vance Bibliographies,
Shorter, Alan W. The Egyptian Gods. London Routledge &
Kegan Paul, 1937. Reprint. 1981.