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Hand (hieroglyph)

The ancient Egyptian Hand (hieroglyph) is an alphabetic hieroglyph with the meaning of "d"; it is also used in the word for 'hand', and actions that are performed, i.e. by the 'way of one's hands', or actions. [1]

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Alphabet

An alphabet is a standard set of letters (basic written symbols or graphemes) which is used to write one or more languages based on the general principle that the letters represent phonemes (basic significant sounds) of the spoken language.

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Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt was a civilization of ancient Northeastern Africa, concentrated along the lower reaches of the Nile River in what is now the modern country of Egypt.

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Baker's tool (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Baker's tool hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Basket-with-handle (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian (Wicker) Basket with Handle hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Bread bun (hieroglyph)

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Bull Palette

The Bull Palette is an ancient Egyptian palette in the corpus of iconographic cosmetic palettes that focus on topics from the Late Predynastic Period, ca late 4th millennium BC.

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Cobra-at-rest (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Cobra hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Coil (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Coil hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Cosmetic palette

The cosmetic palettes of middle to late predynastic Egypt are archaeological artefacts, originally used to grind and apply ingredients for facial or body cosmetics.

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Den (pharaoh)

Den, also known as Hor-Den, Dewen and Udimu, is the Horus name of an early Egyptian king who ruled during the 1st dynasty.

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Determinative

A determinative, also known as a taxogram or semagram, is an ideogram used to mark semantic categories of words in logographic scripts which helps to disambiguate interpretation.

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Door bolt (s hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Door bolt hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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E. A. Wallis Budge

Sir Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis Budge (27 July 185723 November 1934) was an English Egyptologist, Orientalist, and philologist who worked for the British Museum and published numerous works on the ancient Near East.

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Egyptian hieroglyphs

Egyptian hieroglyphs (Egyptian: mdw·w-nṯr, "god's words") were a formal writing system used by the ancient Egyptians that combined logographic and alphabetic elements.

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Epiphany (feeling)

An epiphany (from the ancient Greek ἐπιφάνεια, epiphaneia, "manifestation, striking appearance") is an experience of sudden and striking realization.

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First Dynasty of Egypt

The First Dynasty of ancient Egypt (or Dynasty I) covers the first series of Egyptian kings to rule over a unified Egypt.

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Folded cloth (s hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian folded cloth hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Foot (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Foot hieroglyph, Gardiner sign listed no.

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God

In monotheism and henotheism, God is conceived as the Supreme Being and principal object of faith.

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Hand-with-droplets (hieroglyph)

The ancient Egyptian Hand-with-droplets hieroglyph, Gardiner sign listed no.

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Iconography

Iconography, as a branch of art history, studies the identification, description, and the interpretation of the content of images: the subjects depicted, the particular compositions and details used to do so, and other elements that are distinct from artistic style.

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Jar stand (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Jar Stand hieroglyph, Gardiner sign listed no.

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Lion-reclining (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Lion-reclining hieroglyph, or the "Sphinx hieroglyph" is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Mouth (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Mouth hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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N-red crown (n hieroglyph)

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N-water ripple (n hieroglyph)

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Nekhen

Nekhen or Hierakonpolis (Ἱεράκων πόλις hierakōn polis, "city of hawks", الكوم الأحمر, Al-Kom Al-Aħmar, "red mound") was the religious and political capital of Upper Egypt at the end of the Predynastic period (3200 – 3100 BC) and probably, also during the Early Dynastic Period (3100 – 2686 BC).

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Nubayrah Stele

The Nubayrah Stele is a mutilated copy of the Decree of Memphis (Ptolemy V) on a limestone stele; the same decree is found upon the Rosetta Stone.

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Owl (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Owl hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Pool-lake-basin (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Pool or Basin hieroglyph, also the Lake hieroglyph, is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Prehistoric Egypt

The prehistory of Egypt spans the period from earliest human settlement to the beginning of the Early Dynastic Period of Egypt in c. 3100 BC, starting with the first Pharaoh Narmer (also known as Menes).

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Ptolemy V Epiphanes

Ptolemy V Epiphanes (Πτολεμαῖος Ἐπιφανής, Ptolemaĩos Epiphanḗs, reigned 204–181 BC), son of Ptolemy IV Philopator and Arsinoe III of Egypt, was the fifth ruler of the Ptolemaic dynasty.

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Quail chick (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Quail chick hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Reed shelter (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Reed shelter hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Richard H. Wilkinson

Richard H. Wilkinson (born 1951) is an archaeologist in the field of Egyptology.

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Rope

A rope is a group of yarns, plies, or strands which are twisted or braided together in order to combine them into a larger and stronger form.

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Rosetta Stone

The Rosetta Stone is a granodiorite stele inscribed with a decree issued at Memphis, Egypt, in 196 BC on behalf of King Ptolemy V.

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Serekh

A serekh was a certain, important Ancient Egyptian heraldic crest.

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Sieve (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian sieve hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Stool-or-mat (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Mat hieroglyph, (originally for a stool), and later the Stool hieroglyph, Gardiner sign listed no.

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Tether (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Tether hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Transliteration of Ancient Egyptian

In the field of Egyptology, transliteration is the process of converting (or mapping) texts written in the Egyptian language to alphabetic symbols representing uniliteral hieroglyphs or their hieratic and Demotic counterparts.

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Viper (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Viper hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Vulture (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Vulture hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Wick (hieroglyph)

The Ancient Egyptian Wick hieroglyph is Gardiner sign listed no.

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Wood

Wood is a porous and fibrous structural tissue found in the stems and roots of trees and other woody plants.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hand_(hieroglyph)

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