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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 11/27/2006


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Across
1God of Fertility (3)
2 Carter's pharoah (11)
6The Great Destroyer (4)
7A Mother of Osiris (3)
9An administrative subdivision of ancient Egypt (4)
10The womens quarters in a house (5)
12Devourer of Millions (5)
14The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop (3)
16Demon God of the Win Press (6)
17Cleanser of Re, Personification of the East (5)
19A screen or wall with icons which separated the Heikal (sanctuary) from the nave in Coptic churches (11)
23 Northern Aqaba beach resort (4)
25mother of all the gods; mistress of the sky (4)
26Goddess of writing and measurements (6)
27An Islamic house or mansion (3)
28 Amun animal (3)
29The Sun God (2)
30God of the Sea (4)
32Sign in the script that is placed after the phonograms and indicates the class or area of meaning to which it belongs (8)
35Partisans who believe that Ali should have succeeded to the caliphate and some of his descendants should have inherited that right (4)
36Deity of Infinity and Eternity (3)
37An Arabic word for a holy man or saint from any religion (3)
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1The Christian doctrine that the human and divine natures of Christ are absorbed into one nature, the divine (13)
3A symbol of kingship in Egypt represented by a cobra in an upright position worn as a head ornament or crown (6)
4A semi-circular domed recess, most frequently at the east end of a church (4)
5Goddess of War and Funerals (5)
8Another Moon God (3)
11A hospital, usually attached to a mosque (8)
13An alloy of gold and silver, often used on the tips of obelisks (8)
14A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter (2)
15A sacrament and the central act of worship in many Christian churches (9)
18A main reception hall in an Egyptian house in which the central section is set off with a high roof (3)
20Potsherds with inscriptions (8)
21Associated with the Goddess Hathor, a sacred rattle device used in her rituals (7)
22 Festival usually celebrated after 30 years of a kings rule (3)
24From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life (2)
31The sacred bull of Memphis (4)
33Kindly God of the Desert (2)
34The Sun God (2)
35The Astral God (3)
36God of the Spoken Word (2)


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