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See also: Sn, SN, s.n., .sn, s'n, s/n, S/N, and šn

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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

sn

  1. (Internet) Abbreviation of screenname.

AnagramsEdit


EgyptianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

   
 

 m

  1. brother
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

   
 

 pl 3. enclitic (‘dependent’) pronoun

  1. they, them (see usage notes)
Usage notesEdit

This form of pronoun is an enclitic that must directly follow the word it modifies. Its meaning depends on its context:

  • When it follows a verb, it indicates the object of the verb.
  • In the second and third person when it follows an adjective, it forms the subject of an adjectival sentence.
  • When it follows a relative adjective, such as ntj, ntt, or jsṯ, it indicates the subject of the relative clause (usually only in the first person singular and third person common).
  • When it follows an imperative, it indicates the object of the verb.
  • When it follows a particle like mj.k, it indicates the subject of the clause.
  • When attached to a preposition, it indicates the object of the preposition.
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

   
 

2-lit.

  1. to kiss
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Allen, James (2000) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ISBN 0-521-77483-7
  1. ^ 1995, Antonio Loprieno, Ancient Egyptian: A linguistic introduction, ISBN 0-521-44384-9