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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 02/19/2007


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Across
1 A spirit that inhabits the body during life and may leave it in death, but requires the continued existence of the body for its survival (2)
2 From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life (2)
4 Great Greek city (10)
7 A section set aside for women, usually in a religious structure (9)
9 The Dominant Male Baboon God (4)
10 The Perceptive Mind (3)
11 modern residential island (7)
13 A main reception hall in an Egyptian house in which the central section is set off with a high roof (3)
15 God of the Nile River (4)
16 An Arabic word for a holy man or saint from any religion (3)
18 God of chaos and confusion (3)
19 A semi-circular domed recess, most frequently at the east end of a church (4)
21 The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop (3)
Down
1 Ram-headed God (6)
2 Tower (4)
3 A school, usually theological, for orthodox Sunni (7)
4 An aspect of the sun god Ra (3)
5 A reference to the suns disc which was considered the life force and is closely related to the religious upheaval of Akhenaten (4)
6 A judge in Islamic law (4)
7 The plateau (4)
8 A tower, usually within a fortified structure (4)
10 Centipede God (4)
12 Lady of Truth and Order (4)
14 Kindly God of the Desert (2)
15 God of Magic and Medicine (4)
17 A symbol of kingship in Egypt represented by a cobra in an upright position worn as a head ornament or crown (6)
20 A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter (2)


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