djw ḥrjw rnpt

EgyptianEdit

EtymologyEdit

djw (five) +‎ ḥrjw (being upon) +‎ rnpt (year), thus literally ‘the five upon the year’.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

M4t
Z1 Z1 Z1 Z1 Z1
D2
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 m pl

  1. (plural only) the five intercalary days at the end of the Egyptian year which did not belong to any month

ReferencesEdit

  • James P[eter] Allen (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, 2nd edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 103.