ssn

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Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

s- (causative prefix) +‎ sn (to smell, to kiss).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sssnn
D19

 caus. 2-lit.

  1. (transitive or intransitive, of a person or a nose) to breathe [since the Pyramid Texts]
  2. (transitive) to smell (a scent) [since the Pyramid Texts]

Usage notes[edit]

By the Late Period, snsn (to smell, to inhale) began to replace this word.

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