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Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Reconstructed Middle Egyptian) IPA(key): /ħar/[1]

NounEdit

 
 

ḥr, masculine

  1. face
InflectionEdit
Declension
sing. ḥr
dual ḥrwj
plural ḥrw
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *x̣al. Cognate with Proto-Semitic *ʿal-.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • (Reconstructed Middle Egyptian) IPA(key): /ħar/[1]

PrepositionEdit

 
 

ḥr

  1. on, upon
  2. and, also
  3. per
  4. originating from
  5. because of
Usage notesEdit

Alternative hieroglyphic writings:

 
 
ḥr
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From a stem ḥaru- + the Proto-Afro-Asiatic nominative case marker *-u; in Egyptian, Proto-Afro-Asiatic case markers were generally lost, but *-u became a glide -w instead when the stem ended in a vowel.[1]

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

 

ḥr, masculine

  1. Horus, the falcon-headed Egyptian god of the sky, war, and kingship
Derived termsEdit
SynonymsEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1995, Antonio Loprieno, Ancient Egyptian: A linguistic introduction, ISBN 0-521-44384-9