bnw

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Egyptian[edit]

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b n
nw w
G31

 m

  1. the Bennu or phoenix, a divine being and a bird into which the dead could transform
    • c. 1478-1397 BCE, Book of the Dead of Nu, chapter 64, line 23 (pLondon British Museum EA10477):
      M18 i D54 n&A1 m x
      R23
      m n
      niwt
      r O28 nw
      niwt
      r r&a&t r
      x
      Y1V b n
      nw w
      G31 A40 x
      r
      t
      Y1V Z3 dwA A t
      pr
      j(w)j.n.j m ḫm r jwnw r rḏj.t rḫ bnw ḫrt dwꜣt
      I have come from Letopolis to Heliopolis to let the phoenix know of the conditions of the Afterworld.

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Noun[edit]

b n
nw W
M32 U54
N33A

 m

  1. Alternative form of bnr (date (fruit))

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