ḥmt

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See also: HMT and ḫmt

Egyptian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

N41
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B1

 f

  1. woman
  2. wife
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Etymology 2[edit]

From ḥm (incarnation) +‎ -t (feminine ending).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Hm t

 m

  1. the (female) pharaoh of Egypt as a particular individual who serves as an incarnation of kingship
  2. an incarnation? of a goddess (e.g. as a statue)
Usage notes[edit]

See the usage notes at ḥm.

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • Loprieno, Antonio (1995) Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-44384-9, page 59
  • 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 375