ḥm-nṯr tpj

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ḥm-nṯr (servant of god, priest) +‎ tpj (first), literally ‘first servant of the god’.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

nTrHmtp p
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  1. high priest; the head of the priestly hierarchy of a temple during the New Kingdom.

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References[edit]

  • Allen, James (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, second edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN