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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 03/06/2006


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Across 4. A hieroglyphic sign for life similar to a cross
6. Macadonian dynasty
7. Tutankhamun's successor
8. From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life
9. God of Magic and Medicine
10. First pyramid builder
12. A concave bracket around the summits of walls or gates (2wds.)
15. Goddess of Childbirth
17. Deity of Infinity and Eternity
19. A massive entrance that consists of two units that are joined by a gate
20. An administrative subdivision of ancient Egypt
21. A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter
22. A statue or sculpture which depicts the human form in an asymmetrical pose
24. An Islamic house or mansion
26. One god of Chaos and Water
28. An archaeological and anthropological term meaning that a set method of making tools and other artifacts has been created and the artifacts are now mass- produced
30. Lady of Truth and Order
31. Mother of all the gods; mistress of the sky
32. The Sun God
33. God of the Spoken Word
Down 1. A symbolic tomb, honoring the dead but not containing the body
2. The Good Sister
3. A main reception hall in an Egyptian house in which the central section is set off with a high roof
5. Deity of Darkness, Obscurity and Night
6. A king's first cartouche name or throne name
8. ancient religious city in north, counter to nekhen
9. The picture alphabet used for writing Egyptian
11. The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop
13. Carter's Pharaoh
14. Similar to a mongoose, a small rodent which attacks snakes and eats crocodile egg
16. A tower, usually within a fortified structure
18. King of the Gods on Earth
19. A low wall, usually around a roof or terrace
21. The Perceptive Mind
23. Goddess of War and Funerals
24. A walled monastery
25. Amun animal
27. Goddess of the Firmament
29. The Sun God
31. Kindly God of the Desert
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