ḏd

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See also: dd, Dd, DD, -dd, d.d., .dd, D.D., and D&D

Egyptian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

D&d

2-lit.

  1. (transitive) to say, speak
    • 12th Dynasty, Stela of Amenemhat, British Museum, Egyptian Antiquities, E567:
      D&d t
      n
      f
      M18 i w m R4
      t p
      i n
      wr
      A1 Z3 nw
      Z1
      Ab b Dw
      O49
      ḏd.t(w) n.f jjw m ḥtp jn wrw nw ꜣbḏw
      May “welcome in peace” be said to him by the great of Abydos.
    • 12th Dynasty, Sinuhe (Berlin 3022 text), 23, [1]:
      D&d n&A1 d
      p
      t
      ns
      A2 m t Z6 M22 M22
      […] ḏd.n.j dpt mwt nn […]
      […] I said “this is the taste of death.” […]

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

D&d

 m

  1. speech, speaking

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dd

 m

  1. stability

References[edit]

  1. ^ Loprieno, Antonio (1995) Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-44384-9
  • Allen, James (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, revised second edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 978-0-521-74144-6, page 233