Kemetic words are listed in alphabetical order with their English transliterations. Each word's entry includes its pronunciation, meaning, hieroglyphs, and transliteration. Clickable links to associated words in this glossary and the House of Netjer's "Glossary of the Names" are also included for convenience. To make the pages load faster, the Kemetic Glossary is divided alphabetically into separate pages. If you would like to browse the pages, click on the following links:
If you prefer to look up a specific word, click on one of the following words to go directly to its entry:
Ankh, Udja, Seneb
Hotep Netjer em shabu her imenty her iabty
ma'at (the concept)
Ma'at (the Name of Netjer)
(Wb.) Erman, Adolf, and Hermann Grapow (eds.) Wörterbuch der Ägyptischen Sprache. Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 1963.
Faulkner, Raymond O. A Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian. Oxford: Griffith Institute, 1991.
Hannig, Ranier. Großes Handwörterbuch Deutsch - Ägyptisch. Mainz: Philipp von Zabern, 2000.
Many thanks to Her Holiness the Nisut (AUS) for Her help with this Glossary.
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