nfr

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Egyptian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nfr f
r
A40
  1. Beautiful, wonderful, perfect, good
    • 12th Dynasty, The coffin of Nakhtankh, London, British Museum, BM EA 35285:
      q Z1
      r
      s t
      Q6
      nfr f&r&t m i iz s pr
      f
      nfr f
      r
      n
      (R50 nTr
      Xr
      )
      […] qrst nfrt m jz.f nfr n ẖrt-nṯr […]
      […] a good burial in his wonderful tomb of the necropolis […]

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Particle[edit]

nfr f
r

 proclitic

  1. not even, not at all

Usage notes[edit]

In Middle Egyptian, this particle is found only in the constructions nfr pw, nfr n, and nfr ꜣ.

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Related terms[edit]

  • nfrw (depletion, deficiency, zero)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Loprieno, Antonio (1995) Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-44384-9
  2. ^ Based on Akkadian transcription Na-a-pa
  • Allen, James (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, revised second edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 978-0-521-74144-6, page 194–195