r ḏr

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

r (to) +‎ ḏr (limit).

Prepositional phrase[edit]

r Dr
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  1. whole, entire
  2. all the way to; to the limit of

Usage notes[edit]

When this modifies a noun to mean ‘entire’, ḏr typically takes a suffix pronoun referring to the modified noun.

References[edit]

  • Allen, James (2000) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-77483-7