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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 11/13/2006


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Across
2Deity of Darkness, Obscurity and Night (3)
4Kindly God of the Desert (2)
6festival usually celebrated after 30 years of a kings rule (3)
7 Tutankhamun's successor (2)
8A cursive form of Arabic writing which forms the bases of modern Arabic printing (6)
9A necklace that has several rows of beads that gather into a counterweight at the back of the neck (5)
10A gate (3)
12Linen or papyrus held together by glue and molded into coffins and funeral masks (10)
17The sacred bull of Memphis (4)
19God of the Spoken Word (2)
20 City of Alexander's orical (4)
21An administrative subdivision of ancient Egypt (4)
22 Ancient Egyptian scorpion goddess of magic
23The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop (3)
24From Coptic art, the position of a figure with hands raised in adoration (5)
25A predynastic archeology site in upper Egypt, which also lends its name to that culture (6)
Down
1 Tutankhamun's wife (12)
3A 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)
5Deity of Darkness, Obscurity and Night (6)
11Protector of Childbirth (3)
12 Hathor animal (3)
13The Sun God (2)
14The War God (6)
15The inner or secret shrine of ancient places of worship (6)
16The Nine Great Osirian Gods (6)
1718th dynasty founder (6)
18God of air and sunlight (3)
22God of chaos and confusion (3)


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