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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 09/17/2007


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Across 2. Partisans who believe that Ali should have succeeded to the caliphate and some of his descendants should have inherited that right
4. A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter
5. From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life
6. The Perceptive Mind
7. Markets that are set up in the open air, or small shops or vendors that are along a specific street
10. Great king's wife
13. A bridge
14. A king's first cartouche name or throne name
16. The Soul
Down 1. A monolithic tapered shaft that symbolizes the primordial mound upon the rays of the sun shone first
2. God of air and sunlight
3. Kindly God of the Desert
4. An Arabic word for diggers of sabbakh from ancient sites and was used as fertilizer
8. The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop
9. A band of images or ornaments usually on a wall
10. southern land
11. A blue or green substance used to mold small figures or amulets in ancient Egypt
12. Amun animal
15. Common housing such as an apartment house


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