Go to the Egyptian Dreams shop
Egyptian Dreams
Ancient Egypt Discussion Board
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

Search found 28 matches
Egyptian Dreams Forum Index
Author Message
  Topic: NTR(god)'s rootword=Animated One.Why does NTR mean cloth too
rakovsky

Replies: 3
Views: 1704

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2016 3:57 am   Subject: NTR(god)'s rootword=Animated One.Why does NTR mean cloth too
Thanks for taking the time to write back, Katherine (If you prefer your first name?)!

The theory about the click beetle sounds neat because it reminds me of the importance of the scarab that carrie ...
  Topic: NTR(god)'s rootword=Animated One.Why does NTR mean cloth too
rakovsky

Replies: 3
Views: 1704

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Sat Aug 20, 2016 10:39 am   Subject: NTR(god)'s rootword=Animated One.Why does NTR mean cloth too
Elsewhere I laid out my belief that NTR's etymological root meaning includes "animated one" (as well as a few others like enlivened, jumping, startled) based on similar root words being foun ...
  Topic: Is the root meaning of NTR(God)=>NT (Nut/Neith/Nunet) + R
rakovsky

Replies: 3
Views: 1838

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Sun Aug 07, 2016 8:40 am   Subject: Is the root meaning of NTR(God)=>NT (Nut/Neith/Nunet) + R
Let's now consider whether it's reasonable within the parameters of the ancient mindset to combine deities, like NT and R to get a picture of the supreme deity.

Normally, we might think that a male ...
  Topic: Is the root meaning of NTR(God)=>NT (Nut/Neith/Nunet) + R
rakovsky

Replies: 3
Views: 1838

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Sun Aug 07, 2016 7:36 am   Subject: Is the root meaning of NTR(God)=>NT (Nut/Neith/Nunet) + R
First, I noticed that in Sumer, China, and the Indo-European and proto-Turkic societies, there was a common thread of both phonetics and secondary meanings when it comes to "god". They use t ...
  Topic: Is the root meaning of NTR(God)=>NT (Nut/Neith/Nunet) + R
rakovsky

Replies: 3
Views: 1838

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Sun Aug 07, 2016 5:42 am   Subject: Is the root meaning of NTR(God)=>NT (Nut/Neith/Nunet) + R
Hello! I would like to find the root meaning of NTR in Egyptian. Scholars have found this word a mystery in its origins.

V. Tobin, a serious Egyptologist, writes in his book Theological principles ...
  Topic: Questions about Ancient Egyptian Monotheism
rakovsky

Replies: 12
Views: 3694

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Fri Jul 15, 2016 6:07 pm   Subject: Questions about Ancient Egyptian Monotheism
The meaning of NTR
The word NTR, pronounced Netjer, means deity or god.

It can also refer to a pharaoh because he was divinised in the eyes of the Egyptians and could be considered by them as a & ...
  Topic: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
rakovsky

Replies: 23
Views: 6700

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Wed May 04, 2016 4:57 pm   Subject: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
As already pointed out by neseret the similarieties between nTr and nature as well as Physis-Isis are false etymologies. nTr is rendered as "na-te" in Akkadian (14th century BC) and "no ...
  Topic: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
rakovsky

Replies: 23
Views: 6700

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Tue May 03, 2016 6:53 pm   Subject: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
Neseret,

I found in Shafer, B. E., Religion in Ancient Egypt: Gods, Myths, and Personal Practice:
From early times the epithet netjer (ntr) referred directly to the king as a god. Sometimes the te ...
  Topic: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
rakovsky

Replies: 23
Views: 6700

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Tue May 03, 2016 6:05 pm   Subject: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
I am impressed with your knowledge and resources, Neseret.
  Topic: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
rakovsky

Replies: 23
Views: 6700

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Tue May 03, 2016 8:35 am   Subject: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
< Latin nātūra conditions of birth, quality, character, natural order, world. It is far more related to the term "birth" (Latin nātālis) than to the Egyptian termin ...
  Topic: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
rakovsky

Replies: 23
Views: 6700

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Tue May 03, 2016 6:56 am   Subject: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
It seems much more likely to me that Physis in the Bible means "nature", as I think the English Bible translations tend to bear out.

Yes, if the Bible was written after 4th century BC, b ...
  Topic: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
rakovsky

Replies: 23
Views: 6700

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Tue May 03, 2016 4:09 am   Subject: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
"De esta forma neter (ntr) significa fuerte y poderoso"

I think he is saying that the Greek word Physis in the Bible have connotations of strong, protected, powerful.

But this is just ...
  Topic: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
rakovsky

Replies: 23
Views: 6700

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Tue May 03, 2016 4:05 am   Subject: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
A follow up question:
If it's true as Vicente claims that Physis is related to the Egyptian Isis, then can it be verified? Is there a word in ancient Egyptian that means the Greek Physis?

I found ...
  Topic: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
rakovsky

Replies: 23
Views: 6700

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Tue May 03, 2016 2:59 am   Subject: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
In simple answer, /nTr/ (pron: netjer), the Egyptian term for 'god', is NOT related to the term "nature", which is etymologically founded on 1200-50; Middle English natur (e) < Old Fren ...
  Topic: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
rakovsky

Replies: 23
Views: 6700

PostForum: Mythology and Religion   Posted: Mon May 02, 2016 2:42 am   Subject: Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature
Is the Egyptian word NTR, "god", related to nature and what is its etymology?

Humanity, the World and God: Understandings and Actions
Willem Bernard Drees, ‎Hubert Meisinger, R ...
 
Page 1 of 2 Goto page 1, 2  Next
All times are GMT
Jump to:  


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group