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  1. fire drill (tool used to start fires)
    • c. 2000 BCE – 1900 BCE, Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor (pHermitage/pPetersburg 1115) lines 54–56:
       
       
       
       
          
       
         
       
           
       
        
       
       
         
          
       
      šdt.j ḏꜣ sḫpr.n.j ḫt jr.n.j z(b)j-n-sḏt n nṯrw
      I took a fire-stick, I made a fire, and I made a burnt offering to the gods.

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  • Hoch, James (1997) Middle Egyptian Grammar, Mississauga: Benben Publications, →ISBN, page 147