mw

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *maʾ-, related to Proto-Semitic *maʾ-

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

n
n
n

masculine

  1. water
  2. rain
  3. sea, lake
Usage notes[edit]

Alternative hieroglyphic writings:

n
n
n
i i n
n
n
n
n
n
N36
Z4 Z1
m D37
n
n
n
D37
n
n
n
G19 n
n
n
G19 i i w n
n
n
m w i w n
n
n
m a
A
i i n
n
n
Z2
mjw mwj mw mw mjw mjw mwjw m3j
Inflection[edit]
Declension
sing. mw
dual mwj
plural mw
Derived terms[edit]
  • mwj (to be watery)
    n
    n
    n
    Z7 i i
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

Faulkner, A Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian