See also: sw, SW, Sw, , Sw., and św.

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SwwnDs
  1. perfective active participle of šwj: empty, devoid, lacking

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Sww

 m

  1. the god Shu (literally “Emptiness”), personification of the space between the earth and sky [since the Pyramid Texts]

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  • Ancient Greek: Σῶς (Sôs)
  • English: Shu

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Swwarq

 m

  1. blank (sheet or roll of) papyrus [since the Middle Kingdom]
    Swwarq
    Z1
    wab
    šw wꜥbclean sheet of papyrus

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SwwnDsA1

 m

  1. destitute or needy person, one who has nothing

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SwwN8

 m

  1. light (of the sun or moon) falling on things, light as opposed to shadow; sunlight or moonlight [since the Middle Kingdom]
    irSwwN8
    jrj šwto produce light
    r
    D37
    nSwwra
    rḏj n šwto set in the sun
  2. sun
  3. (figuratively) epithet for the king [since the Amarna Period]

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SSwwS36

 m

  1. parasol, sunshade [Pyramid Texts and Old Kingdom]
  2. protection [Pyramid Texts and Old Kingdom]

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References edit

  • šw (lemma ID 152710)”, in Thesaurus Linguae Aegyptiae[1], Corpus issue 17, Web app version 2.01 edition, Tonio Sebastian Richter & Daniel A. Werning by order of the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften and Hans-Werner Fischer-Elfert & Peter Dils by order of the Sächsische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig, 2004–15 December 2022
  • šw (lemma ID 152700)”, in Thesaurus Linguae Aegyptiae[2], Corpus issue 17, Web app version 2.01 edition, Tonio Sebastian Richter & Daniel A. Werning by order of the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften and Hans-Werner Fischer-Elfert & Peter Dils by order of the Sächsische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig, 2004–15 December 2022
  • šw (lemma ID 152680)”, in Thesaurus Linguae Aegyptiae[3], Corpus issue 17, Web app version 2.01 edition, Tonio Sebastian Richter & Daniel A. Werning by order of the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften and Hans-Werner Fischer-Elfert & Peter Dils by order of the Sächsische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig, 2004–15 December 2022
  • šw (lemma ID 152750)”, in Thesaurus Linguae Aegyptiae[4], Corpus issue 17, Web app version 2.01 edition, Tonio Sebastian Richter & Daniel A. Werning by order of the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften and Hans-Werner Fischer-Elfert & Peter Dils by order of the Sächsische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig, 2004–15 December 2022
  • šw (lemma ID 152770)”, in Thesaurus Linguae Aegyptiae[5], Corpus issue 17, Web app version 2.01 edition, Tonio Sebastian Richter & Daniel A. Werning by order of the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften and Hans-Werner Fischer-Elfert & Peter Dils by order of the Sächsische Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig, 2004–15 December 2022
  • Erman, Adolf; Grapow, Hermann (1930) Wörterbuch der ägyptischen Sprache[6], volume 4, Berlin: Akademie-Verlag, →ISBN, page 427.20, 428.5–428.12, 429.1–429.4, 430.6–431.12, 432.1–432.5
  • Faulkner, Raymond Oliver (1962) A Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian, Oxford: Griffith Institute, →ISBN, page 263
  • James P[eter] Allen (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, 2nd edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 148–149.