Manetho says "out of the priests of Heliopolis " named Osarsiph , who aftewaeds took the name Moses"
"Heliopolis is the Egyptian city of On (Egy. Iunu) where the sun cult of Egypt had its principal temple. The building works undertaken by the Israelite slaves in these two locations correspond with the locations of the cities Raamses (Pi-Ramesse, the Estate of Ramesses, situated in Goshen) and Pithom (Pi-Atum, the Estate of the sun god Atum, sometimes identified with On/Heliopolis)."
- David M. Rohl, A Test of Time: The Bible from Myth to History (1995), p. 253
These are interesting correlations.
Gene Douglas here will tell you the correlations between Moses and Osiris.
Kashmirians of India claim that Osiris was Moses... but, I think the myth of Osiris came on the scene way before Moses. I'd have to discuss and explore that problem.
The Osman site...... [www.akhnaton.net]
But from what I have read about Moses.... it has caught my attention that in the late 1890s, the British Egyptologist Sir William Flinders Petrie, a Professor at the University College, London, applied to the Egypt Exploration Fund to take an expedition into Sinai. By January l904, he and his team were in Sinai, and in March of that year they took their expedition to the heights of Mount Serâbît.
In the following year, Petrie published the detailed results of his findings, but added to his report the fact that this information would not be made available officially to the Egypt Exploration Fund subscribers; they would receive only maps and a general outline. Petrie explained that even though he had taken previously funded teams into Egypt, from the time of that Sinai expedition his sponsorship by the Fund had been terminated.
Petrie had discovered the great secret of the sacred mountain of Moses -
Go to this site to read further...[www.nexusmagazine.com]