nfrt

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Egyptian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adjective[edit]

nfrf&r&t

 f

  1. feminine singular of nfr
    • 12th Dynasty, The coffin of Nakhtankh, London, British Museum, BM EA 35285:
      q Z1
      r
      st
      Q6
      nfrf&r&t miizspr
      f
      nfrf
      r
      n
      R50
      […] qrst nfrt m jz.f nfr n ẖrt-nṯr […]
      […] a good burial in his wonderful tomb of the necropolis […]

Noun[edit]

nfrf&r&t

 f

  1. someone or something pleasing, beautiful, or good
    • c. 1900 BCE, The Instructions of Kagemni (pPrisse/pBN 183) line 1.6:
      iwnfrf
      r
      t
      Y1
      id
      n
      idnY1bWnfrf
      r
      iwn
      h
      nDs
      n
      k
      t
      t
      nDs
      id
      n
      idnY1wrr
      jw nfrt jdn bw nfr jw nh(j) n(j) ktt jdn wr
      For a good thing serves for goodness, for a bit of a little thing serves for a big thing.

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Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Coptic: ⲛⲟϥⲣⲓ (nofri) (Bohairic), ⲛⲟϥⲣⲉ (nofre) (Sahidic, Akhmimic)

Proper noun[edit]

nnfrf&r&t B1

 f

  1. A female given name, Nofret

Alternative forms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Hoch, James (1997) Middle Egyptian Grammar, Mississauga: Benben Publications, →ISBN, page 42
  • Ranke, Hermann (1935) Die ägyptischen Personennamen[1], volume 1, Glückstadt: Verlag von J. J. Augustin, page 201.10