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Spelling of Egyptian Deities in Hieroglyphs?

 
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2020 12:56 am    Post subject: Spelling of Egyptian Deities in Hieroglyphs? Reply with quote

I just picked up this book and while the printing quality is very good, the author doesn't provide any of the names of the deities spelled out in hieroglyphs. Any source out there for an index of names with spellings?

The Complete Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt

https://www.amazon.com/Complete-Gods-Goddesses-Ancient-Egypt/dp/0500284245/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=egyptian+deities&qid=1580950568&sr=8-1
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2020 8:27 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I've not come across a book which is specifically a list of gods with their names in hieroglyphs, but if you want to find how the name of a particular god appeared in hieroglyphs, then their wiki page is ok for this.
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2020 5:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Rainer Hannig offers in the appendix of his dictionary : " Die Sprache der Pharaonen - Großes Handwörterbuch Ägyptisch – Deutsch (2800–950 v. Chr.) " (1995 / 2006), on 65 pages, a list of the names of the goddesses and gods in hieroglyphs, transcription and (where possible) in translation (German of course). The list also contains references to sources, especially if the names of gods are rare and can only be found in certain texts.

As an example, the beginning of the listing of the names of " Jmn - Amun " :


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PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2020 7:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks Lutz. That is what I am looking for. Is that available as a pdf online?
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2020 7:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks Lutz. That is what I am looking for. Is that available as a pdf online?
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 06, 2020 7:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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