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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 05/09/2005


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Across
1From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life (2)
3The pilgrimage to Mecca by a Muslim (4)
5Muslim place of worship (6)
6The Sun God (2)
7Goddess of the Firmament (3)
9Lady of the Mansion (8)
11 Tutankhamun's successor (2)
12The Sun God (2)
13She who is Above the Spirits (8)
14Protector of Childbirth (3)
15One God of Chaos and Water (3)
16 Mother of all the gods; mistress of the sky (4)
18A 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)
19The Astral God (3)
Down
1Niche in the temple containing the god's barque (2 wds) (12)
2 Aswan's main island (11)
3 Modern popular red sea coast beach town (8)
4According to religious legend (not ancient Egyptian) these are spirits created 2,000 years before Adam that can be either good or evil and can assume the form of animals, insects or humans (4)
5Defender of the Sun Boat (5)
8A convex molding (5)
10A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter (2)
13God of the Spoken Word (2)
14Ancient Cow Goddess (3)
16A hieroglyphic sign for life similar to a cross (4)
17Kindly God of the Desert (2)


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