nḏm

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See also: NDM and nDm

Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *nx̣m. Cognate with Proto-Semitic *nʿm-.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nDm m
  1. sweet, pleasant
    • c. 1450 BCE, The Poetical Stela of Thutmose III: Part I, Cairo Museum 34010:
      M29 m Y1V w&y M1 m&t Y1
      Z2s
      V31
      r
      sS
      n
      b t
      G11
      nḏmwj jmꜣt.k r šnbt.j
      [How] pleasant is your grace to my breast!

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Loprieno, Antonio (1995) Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-44384-9