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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 10/03/2005


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Across
3An aspect of the sun god Ra (3)
6God of the Sea (4)
8A judge in Islamic law (4)
10A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsman's roll of papyrus which he used as shelter (2)
11Stones used to build arches which were shaped in a wedge (9)
12The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop (3)
13The Perceptive Mind (3)
15Grandmother of the Gods (3)
17A symbolic tomb, honoring the dead but not containing the body (8)
19The Dominant Male Baboon God (4)
20An Arabic word for a holy man or saint from any religion (3)
21The sacred bull of Memphis (4)
23The Sun God (2)
24Another Moon God (3)
Down
1 The heraldic plant of Lower Egypt (7)
2An alloy of gold and silver, often used on the tips of obelisks (8)
4 Festival usually celebrated after 30 years of a king's rule (3)
5The main area of a church, usually flanked by aisles (4)
7A tomb sanctuary (7)
9Queen of the Gods (4)
14The Child God (3)
16 Northern Aqaba beach resort (4)
18Goddess of the Firmament (3)
19Tower (4)
20Kindly God of the Desert (2)
22A Mother of Osiris (3)
25 Tutankhamun's successor (2)


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