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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 12/20/2004


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Across

1. A gate
3. Goddes of writing and measurements
6. Kindly God of the Desert
8. The Strength of Woman
10. God of the Spoken Word
11. The Sun God
12. A screen or wall with icons which separated the Heikal (sanctuary) from the nave in Coptic churches
14. Ram-headed God
16. Markets that are set up in the open air, or small shops or vendors that are along a specific street
18. Devourer of Millions
19. tutankhamun's successor

Down

1. Strong man of Egyptology
2. From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life
4. The Resurrected Osiris
5. name of four 18th dynasty rulers; hatshepsut's father
7. A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter
8. An open court with arcades around the inner walls
9. 18th dynasty founder
13. A semi-circular domed recess, most frequently at the east end of a church
14. Deity of Darkness, Obscurity and Night
15. amun animal
17. A main reception hall in an Egyptian house in which the central section is set off with a high roof


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