Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
Coptic or Coptic Egyptian (Met Remenkēmi) is the latest stage of the Egyptian language, a northern Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Egypt until at least the 17th century. Egyptian began to be written in the Coptic alphabet – an adaptation of the Greek script with some letters inherited from Demotic – in the 1st century CE.

Coptic or Coptic Egyptian (Met Remenkēmi) is the latest stage of the Egyptian language, a northern Afro-Asiatic language spoken in Egypt until at least the 17th century. Egyptian began to be written in the Coptic alphabet – an adaptation of the Greek script with some letters inherited from Demotic – in the 1st century CE.

pin 93
heart 19

Gold Headband with Heads of Gazelles and a Stag Between Stars or Flowers. Ca. 1648–1540 B.C., Egypt, h. of central stag 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in); l. of headband 49.5 cm (19 1/2 in). People from western Asia established themselves among the Egyptian inhabitants of the eastern Nile Delta at the time. The northern "Hyksos" culture combined Egyptian and Middle Bronze Age Levantine traditions. This diadem has Near Eastern affinities and is typical of the commingling of artistic styles.

pin 115
heart 14

Ma'at - The Egyptian Goddess Of Truth

pin 54
heart 6

Nubia, Sudan: the pyramids that pre-date the Egyptian pyramids . (Sudan - the black pharaohs by Retlaw Snellac, via Flickr)

pin 98
heart 6
El dios egipcio árbol genealógico

Ancient Egyptian tomb mural from the Tomb of Nakht, reproduced in oil paint on a textured wooden panel by Thomas Baker

pin 152
heart 25
pin 637
heart 18
speech 1

Statuette of Bastet, from the #Egyptian pantheon. Bastet started out as a warfare goddess in the southern part of Egypt, but later became a protector goddess.

pin 115
heart 22

Genealogy of the Deities of Egypt. There were 29 major Gods and Goddesses that were worshiped by the ancient Egyptians.

pin 36
heart 4

The ankh or ankh (☥ unicode 2625 U) is the Egyptian hieroglyph representing the NH ˁ word, which means "life." It is an attribute of the Egyptian gods that can keep the loop, or wear one in each hand, arms crossed over the chest. This symbol was called crux ansata Latin ("ankh").........PARTAGE OF UFO KRUHY V OBILI..........ON FACEBOOK........

pin 42
heart 10

Explore the world of Ancient Egypt by playing the terrific games shared by the Museum of Scotland: Egyptian tomb adventure, Land of the Egyptians, Dress like an Egyptian, Egyptian hieroglyphics and Temple stores game

pin 200
heart 14
speech 2