jw

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See also: JW and jw3

Egyptian[edit]

Particle[edit]

i w

jw, proclitic

  1. indicates reality of statement

Usage notes[edit]

This particle can stand at the beginning of adjective, adverbial, and verbal sentences. It indicates that the statement in the sentence is true at the time of the statement, in contrast to false statements and statements which are always true.

References[edit]

Allen, Middle Egyptian