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Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

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  1. hidden, secret
  2. (by extension) rare, precious
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Relief carving, Medinet Habu, c. 1150 BC

Egyptian hieroglyphs in this entry

𓇋𓏠𓈖
   
 
 

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  1. Amun, a primeval god, worshipped at Hermopolis as a member of the Ogdoad
  2. Amun, a god worshipped at Thebes as a member of the Theban Triad. From the Middle Kingdom, the king of the gods.
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3-lit.

  1. (transitive, reflexive) hide
  2. create, form, shape (in a cosmic, divine sense)
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Afro-Asiatic *yamin-. Cognate with Proto-Semitic *yamīn- (right).

AdjectiveEdit

   
  1. right (direction)
  2. western
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 m

  1. the West
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