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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 04/03/2006


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Across 1. Hathor animal
3. An Islamic house or mansion
5. Amun animal
7. The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop
8. One god of chaos and water
9. Common housing such as an apartment house
11. Guardian of the Borders
12. Kindly God of the Desert
13. Tutankhamun's successor
14. A symbol of kingship in Egypt represented by a cobra in an upright position worn as a head ornament or crown
16. God of fertility
17. 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
18. An open court with arcades around the inner walls
Down 1. A statue of immense size, usually of a god or king
2. Meroitic god, usually represented as a human figure wearing a feathered crown
3. A walled monastery
4. The sun god
6. A necklace that has several rows of beads that gather into a counterweight at the back of the neck
7. God of chaos and confusion
10. A Turkish title of governors, high- ranking army officers or powerful civilians
13. Goddess of war
15. A semi-circular domed recess, most frequently at the east end of a church


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