Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 09/04/2007

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Across 1. The interior courtyard of a Mosque
3. The womens quarters in a house
6. The official seat, center of authority, jurisdiction, or office of a bishop
7. God of chaos and confusion
8. God of the Spoken Word
11. Devourer of Millions
13. An aspect of the sun god Ra
14. A market or meeting place
15. The Soul
16. Mother of all the gods; mistress of the sky
18. Kindly god of the desert
19. Rapids along a river, specifically the Nile
Down 2. Famous female pharaoh; daughter of Thutmose I and Ahmose Nefertari
3. Deity of Infinity and Eternity
4. The sun god
5. The Ferryman
7. The Perceptive Mind
9. A guard of a temple or of a tomb
10. The sacred shrine of Islam in Mecca containing the holy black stone and the focus of prayers
12. The highest official of an Egyptian Nome
15. From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life
17. Northern Aqaba beach resort
20. Tutankhamun's successor