Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 12/11/2006

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1Grandmother of the Gods (3)
2Warrior and Solar God (5)
4 Ramesses II's father (4)
5device that measures the height of the Nile (9)
8Muslim place of worship (6)
9God of the Nile River (4)
10Goddess of writing and measurements (6)
13A spirit that inhabits the body during life and may leave it in death, but requires the continued existence of the body for its survival (2)
15The Orthodox body of the Islamic faith (5)
16The Perceptive Mind (3)
1God of Fertility (3)
3 Name of four 18th dynasty rulers; Hatshepsut's father (9)
4The greeting area of the public or men's apartments (8)
6A framework of rigid design used as a means of supporting usually either a roof or a bridge (5)
7The Sun God (2)
9God of the Spoken Word (2)
11The Nine Great Osirian Gods (6)
12 Tutankhamun's successor (2)
14Kindly God of the Desert (2)
16A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter (2)