mꜣꜥ-ḫrw

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mꜣꜥ ((to be) true, just) +‎ ḫrw (voice), thus literally ‘(to be) true of voice’.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mAa
mAa
xrww

 compound

  1. to be among the dead who have been judged righteous
  2. to be justified, to be right

Usage notes[edit]

Conventionally, the uses of this term are translated with forms of the word ‘justified’: ‘to be justified’, ‘justified’, ‘justification’, etc.

Alternative forms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mAa
mAa
xrww
  1. said after mentioning the name of a dead person

Inflection[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

See under the verb above.

Noun[edit]

mAa
mAa
xrww

 m

  1. rightness, justification

Alternative forms[edit]

See under the verb above.

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