mdw

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

mddwA2

 m

  1. word (written or spoken)
  2. a speech
  3. Used as a generic object for certain verbs, e.g. wḏ, wḏꜥ.
Usage notes[edit]

This word was displaced by mdt from Late Egyptian on.

Unlike most u-stems, the noun-forming suffix -w was usually written in mdw.

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Other determinatives used for this word include:

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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

mdZ1
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 m

  1. staff (rod)
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Loprieno, Antonio (1995) Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 36, 58

Erman, Adolf; Grapow, Hermann (1926–1961) Wörterbuch der ägyptischen Sprache, Berlin: Akademie-Verlag, →ISBN