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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 12/10/2007


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Across
1The Sun God (2)
2God of the Spoken Word (2)
5Protector of Childbirth (3)
6The Sun God (2)
7Goddess of Music and Dance (6)
8A semi-circular domed recess, most frequently at the east end of a church (4)
9A symbol in the ancient writing of Egypt which borrows the sound of another word (9)
10An aspect of the sun god Ra (3)
12A Turkish title of governors, high- ranking army officers or powerful civilians (3)
13A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter (2)
15A horse drawn carriage (7)
17From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life (2)
18A relief created by hammering the reverse side of a thin metal plate (8)
20A public or private bath (5)
Down
1The Syrian War God (6)
2The picture alphabet used for writing Egyptian (11)
3Used for desiccating mummies, a carbonate salt usually from Wadi Natrun (6)
4An room prior to the naos, or sanctuary (7)
5The Soul (5)
11God of Magic and Medicine (4)
12The Bird of Creation (4)
14An Arabic word for a holy man or saint from any religion (3)
16Kindly God of the Desert (2)
19The Perceptive Mind (3)
21Tutankhamun's successor (2)


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