jꜥḥ-ms

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

jꜥḥ (the moon/Iah) +‎ ms (to give birth) +‎ (.w) (masculine third-person singular stative ending), thus ‘the moon is born’ or ‘Iah is born’.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

iaHmss

 m

  1. A male given name, Ahmose
  2. A female given name, Ahmose

Alternative forms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Ancient Greek: Ἄμασις (Ámasis), Ἄμωσις (Ámōsis)

References[edit]

  • Leprohon, Ronald (2013), Denise Doxey, editor, The Great Name: Ancient Egyptian Royal Titulary, Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, →ISBN, page 91, 96, 166
  • von Beckerath, Jürgen (1984) Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen, München: Deutscher Kunstverlag, →ISBN, page 83, 112, 224, 276
  • Ranke, Hermann (1935) Die ägyptischen Personennamen[1], volume 1, Glückstadt: Verlag von J. J. Augustin, page 12.19