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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 02/05/2007


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Across 1. A low wall, usually around a roof or terrace
4. A judge in Islamic law
5. A gate
6. The Lower Nubian Sun God
8. City of Alexander's orical
10. An Arabic word for a holy man or saint from any religion
12. A hospital, usually attached to a mosque
13. The Sun God
14. The Perceptive Mind
15. The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop
16. The Dominant Male Baboon God
17. A semi-circular domed recess, most frequently at the east end of a church
Down 2. Common housing such as an apartment house
3. The outer vestibule of a church
4. A cross derived from the ankh and adopted as a symbol by the early Coptic Christians (2 wds.)
5. Protector of Childbirth
6. A small chapel that is near a Ptolemaic temple for the birthplace of the god, and by extension, the king
7. A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter
9. A religious leader in a community
11. A symbol of kingship in Egypt represented by a cobra in an upright position worn as a head ornament or crown
16. From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life


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