wꜥ

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Egyptian[edit]

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    Cardinal: wꜥ
    Ordinal: tpj
    Adverbial: zp wꜥ
    Distributive: wꜥ wꜥ

Etymology[edit]

perfective active participle of wꜥj (to be(come) alone)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adjective[edit]

T21
D36 Z1
  1. alone
  2. unique
  3. as one, all together

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Numeral[edit]

wa
a Z1
  1. one

Usage notes[edit]

As the numeral wꜥ is in fact a specialized use of the adjective, see the adjective section above for alternative forms, inflection, etc.

Descendants[edit]

  • Demotic: wꜥ

Pronunciation[edit]

(reconstructed Late Egyptian) IPA(key): /wəʕ/

Determiner[edit]

wa
a Z1
  1. (Late Egyptian) the singular indefinite article; a, an

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References[edit]

  • James P[eter] Allen (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, 2nd edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN.
  • Junge, Friedrich (2005) Late Egyptian Grammar: An Introduction, second English edition, Oxford: Griffith Institute, page 53
  • Faulkner, Raymond (1962) A Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian, Oxford: Griffith Institute, →ISBN
  1. ^ Loprieno, Antonio (1995) Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 71