dbn

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

F46
n
O39

 m

  1. the metal counterweight in balance scales
  2. an (earlier) deben, a measure of weight equivalent to about 13.6 grams. [Middle Kingdom]
  3. a (later) deben, a measure of weight equivalent to 12 šnꜥtjw (rings) or 10 qdwt (qites) (about 91 grams). [since the end of the 12th Dynasty]
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Noun[edit]

F49
n
N34

 m

  1. a metal? helmet
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

F46
n
N33
Z3

 m

  1. builder’s mortar
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

F46
n
D54

3-lit.

  1. (transitive) go around
  2. (intransitive) recur
  3. (transitive) encircle
    1. (+ m) encircle with
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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1995, Antonio Loprieno, Ancient Egyptian: A linguistic introduction, ISBN 0-521-44384-9