jmn

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

For the proper noun:

 
  • (reconstructed) IPA(key): /jaˈmaːnuw//jaˈmaːnuw//ʔaˈmaːnəʔ//ʔaˈmoːn/

Verb[edit]

imn
n
A4

 3-lit.

  1. (transitive or reflexive) to hide
  2. (transitive) to create, form, shape (in a cosmic, divine sense)
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Adjective[edit]

imn
n
A4
  1. hidden, secret
  2. (by extension) rare, precious
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Proper noun[edit]

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imn
n
A40
Relief carving, Medinet Habu, c. 1150 BC
imn
n
A40

 m

  1. Amun, a primeval god, personification of the hiddenness of the primeval waters, worshipped at Hermopolis as a member of the Ogdoad
  2. Amun, a god worshipped at Thebes as a member of the Theban Triad. From the Middle Kingdom, the king of the gods.
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  • Coptic: ⲁⲙⲟⲩⲛ (amoun)
  • Ancient Greek: Ἄμμων (Ámmōn)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Afroasiatic *yamin-. Cognate with Proto-Semitic *yamīn- (right).

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Adjective[edit]

R14Z1
  1. right (direction)
  2. western
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Noun[edit]

R14Z1

 m

  1. the West
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Schenkel, Wolfgang (1990) Einführung in die altägyptische Sprachwissenschaft, page 89