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Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 12/27/2005


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Across 3. The sayings of the Prophet Muhammad (The Traditions) which were codified in the Middle Ages to support and expand Islamic law
5. The balcony above the side aisles of a church which looks down upon the nave
7. A sign in the script which is to indicate a dual or plural form
9. From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life
11. First pyramid builder
14. The plateau
15. God of the Spoken Word
16. God of the Earth
17. A stone slab with an inscription or design which was used as a monument or grave marker
18. A market or meeting place
19. The Sun God
Down 1. An Islamic elementary school frequently attached to a mosque or situated above a fountain where boys are instructed on the Koran
2. Modern capital
3. Modern popular Red Sea coast beach town
4. A public or private bath
6. The protector and guardian of the Valley of the Kings
8. The Sun God
10. Tutankhamun's successor
12. Common housing such as an apartment house
13. Partisans who believe that Ali should have succeeded to the caliphate and some of his descendants should have inherited that right
17. A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter


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