See also: Pr, PR, .pr, -pr-, P.R., and Pr.

DemoticEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Egyptian
pr
Z1
(pr, house).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /poːɾ/ (stressed), IPA(key): /pəɾ/ (unstressed)

NounEdit

  m

  1. temple
  2. house
  3. palace

Usage notesEdit

This word is almost entirely restricted to compounds. Contrary to earlier Egyptian, the ordinary word for house in Demotic is ꜥ.wy.

Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Sahidic Coptic: ⲡⲉⲣ- (per-), -ⲡⲱⲣ (-pōr)

ReferencesEdit

  • Erichsen, Wolja (1954) Demotisches Glossar, Copenhagen: Ejnar Munksgaard, page 132
  • Johnson, Janet (2000) Thus Wrote ꜥOnchsheshonqy: An Introductory Grammar of Demotic[1], third edition, Chicago: The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, →ISBN, page 9
  • Černý, Jaroslav (1976) Coptic Etymological Dictionary, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 127

EgyptianEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

pr
Z1

 m

  1. house
  2. household
  3. (of the king) palace
  4. (of gods) temple

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Hoch, James (1997) Middle Egyptian Grammar, Mississauga: Benben Publications, →ISBN, page 15
  • Faulkner, Raymond (1962) A Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian, Oxford: Griffith Institute, →ISBN
  1. ^ Loprieno, Antonio (1995) Ancient Egyptian: A Linguistic Introduction, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 12