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By R. O. Faulkner

ISBN-10: 0900416327

ISBN-13: 9780900416323

This concise dictionary of 'Middle Egyptian' - that section of the traditional Egyptian language which had the widest basic program - comprises 5400 conscientiously chosen phrases probably to be encountered via scholars and students during their average paintings on Egyptian texts. every one access offers the most typical hieroglyphic kind of the notice, followed via its transliteration, translation, references to texts the place it happens, its much less ordinary hieroglyphic versions, and words within which it truly is used. First released in 1962 and incorporating addenda from 1966, this Concise Dictionary has turn into the traditional paintings of reference and is now in its 10th printing.

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