p3

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Egyptian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

pA

masculine singular

  1. this, that [Middle Egyptian]
  2. the [Late Egyptian]

Usage notes[edit]

This demonstrative can be used alone, as a pronoun. When used as a demonstrative it precedes the noun it describes.

In Middle Egyptian, this pronoun was colloquial - in Late Egyptian its force had weakened to that of a definite article.

There are a number of alternative hieroglyphic writings:

pA A
G41 A
p3 p3

Inflection[edit]

Declension
masc.sing. p3
fem.sing. t3
neut.sing. n3

References[edit]

Allen, Middle Egyptian
Faulkner, A Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian