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tn

  1. Abbreviation of trillion.

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DeterminerEdit

 
 

 f sg proximal demonstrative determiner

  1. this, that

Usage notesEdit

This demonstrative was originally a determiner but could later be used alone, like a pronoun. When used as a determiner it follows the noun it describes.

It forms a contrastive pair with the demonstrative tf, in which tn is proximal.

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 pl or f sg 2. enclitic (‘dependent’) pronoun

  1. Variant spelling of ṯn

ReferencesEdit

  • James P[eter] Allen (2010) Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs, 2nd edition, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN.
  • Faulkner, Raymond (1962) A Concise Dictionary of Middle Egyptian, Oxford: Griffith Institute, →ISBN