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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 02/20/2006


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Across 3. Goddess of the Power of Kings
6. Stones used to build arches which were shaped in a wedge
9. Name of four 18th dynasty rulers; Hatshepsut's father
11. An administrative subdivision of ancient Egypt
12. From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life
13. The Creator
15. The Sun god
16. The perceptive mind
17. A hieroglyphic sign for life similar to a cross
19. A Turkish title of governors, high- ranking army officers or powerful civilians
Down 1. The main area of a church, usually flanked by aisles
2. Great pyramid builder
4. Protector of childbirth
5. Northern Aqaba beach resort
7. Mythical beast with the body of a lion and the head of a man
8. The Syrian War god
9. The raised platform within a Coptic church where the Bishops throne is located
10. Centipede god
14. Deity of Infinity and Eternity
15. Common housing such as an apartment house
16. A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter
17. Tutankhamun's successor
18. 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


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