jw

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See also: JW and jw3

Egyptian[edit]

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iw

 proclitic

  1. indicates reality of statement

Usage notes[edit]

This particle can stand at the beginning of adjective, adverbial, and verbal sentences; it is followed by a nominal subject, a demonstrative pronoun, or an attached suffix pronoun. It indicates that the statement in the sentence is true at the time of the statement, in contrast to false statements and statements which are always true.

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N18
N23 Z1

 m

  1. island

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Noun[edit]

E9wnDs

 m

  1. wrongdoing, misconduct, evil
  2. injustice
  3. error

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References[edit]

  • Allen, James (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, revised second edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 114, 132, 193, 210, 317
  • Hoch, James (1997) Middle Egyptian Grammar, Mississauga: Benben Publications, →ISBN, page 146
  • Erman, Adolf; Grapow, Hermann (1926-1961) Wörterbuch der ägyptischen Sprache, volume 1, Berlin: Akademie-Verlag, →ISBN, page 5, 42.12–43.10, 47.4–47.11, 48.5–48.10
  • Faulkner, Raymond (1962) A Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian, Oxford: Griffith Institute, →ISBN, page 12