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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 11/22/2004


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Across 2. A symbol of kingship in Egypt represented by a cobra in an upright position worn as a head ornament or crown
5. 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
6. Goddess of War and Funerals
7. A semi-circular domed recess, most frequently at the east end of a church
9. tutankhamun's successor
11. tutankhamun's wife
12. An aspect of the sun god Ra
13. The outer part of a clad wall
16. A stone slab with an inscription or design which was used as a monument or grave marker
17. The Orthodox body of the Islamic faith
18. God of Wisdom
20. Cleanser of Re, Personification of the East
21. The title of an individual who would report to the king and thus spread his commands, such as in a battle
23. A convex molding
27. A Mother of Osiris
28. God of air and sunlight
29. An open, central space or square
30. the plateau
Down 1. A school, usually theological, for orthodox Sunni
2. 5th dynasty founder
3. Used in Islamic art, an intricate design of flowers, foliage or geometric shapes
4. The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop
5. Hot winds that blow in from the southwest in Egypt during the spring and last for about fifty days
8. First Pharaoh of Egypt's Fourth Dynasty
10. A hospital
14. The Nine Great Osirian Gods
15. The balcony above the side aisles of a church which looks down upon the nave
16. Those who believe that only a member of Ali's family could become his successor
19. Deity of Infinity and Eternity
22. The Sun God
24. amun animal
25. festival usually celebrated after 30 years of a kings rule
26. God of Fertility
28. A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter


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