EgyptianEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

 
 
 

 3ae inf.

  1. (transitive) to love
    • The Stela of Inhuretnakht, British Museum, Egyptian Antiquities 1783:
       
       
         
       
           
       
       
         
      jrt.n n.f zꜣ.f smsw.f mr(j).f dbj
      What his eldest beloved son Debi made for him.
  2. (transitive) to want, to desire

Usage notesEdit

The imperfective and perfective nominal forms of this word can be used after m at the start of a sentence to introduce a conditional or comparative noun clause.

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Demotic: mr

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 374.