Ancient Egyptian Crossword Puzzle 12/13/2004

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1. mortuary temple of Rameses II
4. Ancient Cow Goddess
6. God of Fertility
7. heretic king's wife
8. A collection of spells originally written on papyrus and buried with a mummy (4 wds.)
12. modern Giza project manager
13. A symbol of protection, consisting of an image of a herdsmans roll of papyrus which he used as shelter
14. 1st Dynasty ruler whose name means 'the fighter'
15. The Sun God
16. principal wife of Amenhotep III; sister of Anen
17. The Sun God
18. The Bird of Creation
20. The usually decorated upper section of a column
22. An aspect of the sun god Ra
23. final ruler of the 5th dynasty


1. amun animal
2. An ancient symbol of two circles coming together, overlapping one another to form an almond shape in the middle
3. Gods of the Viscera and the Canopic Jars
5. term used to describe a group of three gods
8. From pagan religion, the spirit that inhabits the body during one's life
9. She who is Above the Spirits
10. An Islamic house or mansion
11. people inhabiting the north- eastern area of Mesopotamia
14. tutankhamun's successor
19. site of the temple of Horus
21. The Child God
22. Kindly God of the Desert