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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 08/08/2005


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Across 1. An administrative subdivision of ancient Egypt
3. The Perceptive Mind
5. The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop
7. One God of Chaos and Water
8. Modern name of heretic capital
10. Northern Aqaba beach resort
11. The Great Destroyer
12. Potsherds with inscriptions
15. Type of small openwork temple with supporting pillars
17. Goddess of the Firmament
18. The Embracer, Goddess of Fertility and the Nile at Aswan
Down 1. Literally, a city of the dead
2. A necklace that has several rows of beads that gather into a counterweight at the back of the neck
3. God of air and sunlight
4. Kindly God of the Desert
6. The greeting area of the public or men's apartments
7. southern land
9. Ferryman of the Underworld
13. The arched chambers around a sahn or courtyard within a mosque
14. Conventional translation of a ranking title of the Old and Middle Kingdoms
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


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