Geb is a primordial deity representing Earth. He is the son
of Shu and Tefnut. He is typically depicted as a human lying
on his back, with vegetation growing on his body. The hieroglyph
for "geb" means "goose," and the goose
is his symbol, representing the ability to thrive on the plenty
of the land.
Together with his sister Nut, he had children Osirus, Set,
Isis, Nepthys (and, in some variations of the myth, Horus