ẖt

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See also: ḫt, ht, , HT, hT, .ht, and h/t

Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Has been compared with Proto-Central Chadic *ḫway- (stomach, belly, intestines), which would imply a tentative Proto-Afro-Asiatic *ḫVwVy- (stomach).[1]

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Noun[edit]

X
t Z1

 f

  1. abdomen, belly
  2. location of mind and life-force
  3. body
  4. womb
    1. (by extension) birth
    2. child, progeny
  5. inner section of a building
  6. copy or summary of a document
  7. matter, stuff, material

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Noun[edit]

X
t Z1
A1 B1
Z2

 f

  1. group of people or (especially) gods (cf. English: "a body of people")
  2. generation

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Noun[edit]

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t N23 N33A

 f

  1. building material

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir E.; Stolbova, Olga V. (1995) Hamito-Semitic Etymological Dictionary: Materials for a Reconstruction (Handbuch der Orientalistik; I.18)‎[1], Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill
  2. ^ Loprieno, Antonio (1995) Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 41