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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 08/13/2007


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Across
1 Tutankhamun's successor (2)
3 An aspect of the sun god Ra (3)
4 pyramid architect (7)
7 A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter (2)
8 Cat Goddess (4)
10 The Lower Nubian Sun God (8)
12 One type of hostel for merchants (6)
13 The Great Destroyer (4)
14 Kindly God of the Desert (2)
15 God of chaos and confusion (3)
16 Amun animal (3)
17 Guardian and Gatekeeper of the Underworld (4)
20 From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life (2)
21 An Arabic word for a holy man or saint from any religion (3)
23 The Sun God (2)
Down
1 Eater of the Dead (5)
2 the heraldic plant of Lower Egypt (7)
5 The part of a cruciform style church which crosses at right angles to the nave (8)
6 Queen of the Gods (4)
9 A hieroglyphic sign for life similar to a cross (4)
10 Lady of Truth and Order (4)
11 A religious leader in a community (4)
15 The Perceptive Mind (3)
16 Common housing such as an apartment house (3)
18 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 (2)
19 The Sun God (2)
22 Tower (4)


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