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EgyptianEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

AdjectiveEdit

   
 
 
  1. good, fine, wonderful, perfect
    • 12th Dynasty, The coffin of Nakhtankh, London, British Museum, BM EA 35285:
         
       
         
       
                   
       
         
       
       
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      […] qrst nfrt m jz.f nfr n ẖrt-nṯr […]
      […] a good burial in his wonderful tomb of the necropolis […]
  2. beautiful, fair
  3. pleasant, gratifying

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 proclitic

  1. not even, not at all

Usage notesEdit

In Middle Egyptian, this particle is found only in the constructions nfr pw, nfr n, and nfr ꜣ.

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Related termsEdit

  • nfrw (depletion, deficiency, zero)

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Loprieno, Antonio (1995) Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 39, 56
  • Allen, James (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, revised second edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 194–195
  • Hoch, James (1997) Middle Egyptian Grammar, Mississauga: Benben Publications, →ISBN, page 42