tm

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See also: TM, Tm, .tm, t/m, and

Egyptian[edit]

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Verb[edit]

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tm
m

 2-lit.

  1. (intransitive) to be complete
  2. (transitive) to complete, to finish
  3. (catenative, with a verb in the negatival complement) to not do, to not be

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Noun[edit]

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tm
m

 m

  1. everything, totality, completion

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Proper noun[edit]

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tm

 m

  1. the god Atum

Alternative forms[edit]

Based on the forms jtm and tmw, some authors interpret the god’s name as jtmw, a noun of action derived from the verb tm (to finish, complete), thus literally meaning ‘the finisher’; however, the most common writings of the name only explicitly show the consonants tm.

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References[edit]

  • Erman, Adolf; Grapow, Hermann (1926-1961) Wörterbuch der ägyptischen Sprache, Berlin: Akademie-Verlag, →ISBN
  • Allen, James (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, revised second edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 147, 174, 220