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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 05/05/2008


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Across 1. Great king's wife
3. A gate
5. A non weight bearing side support for an arch or wall
7. Goddess of the Firmament
8. An Arabic word for a holy man or saint from any religion
11. The outer vestibule of a church
13. The Sun God
14. Associated with the Goddess Hathor, a sacred rattle device used in her rituals
16. 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
17. A king's first cartouche name or throne name
19. A main reception hall in an Egyptian house in which the central section is set off with a high roof
21. Place of worship
Down 2. Great Greek city
3. The Bird of Creation
4. Ancient religious city in north, counter to Nekhen
5. From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life
6. A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsman's roll of papyrus which he used as shelter
9. Ancient Cow Goddess
10. Goddess of Childbirth
12. Amun animal
13. The arched chambers around a sahn or courtyard within a mosque
14. City of Alexander's orical
15. Centipede God
18. An administrative subdivision of ancient Egypt
20. Kindly God of the Desert


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