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D. Parts of the Human Body

Gardiner Number

Hieroglyph

Description of Glyph

Details

D1

Head Phono. tp. Det. or Ideo. for tp “head,” tpy “first, chief.” Det. ḏ3ḏ3“head.”

D2

Face Phon. ḥr. Ideo. for ḥr “face.”

D3

Hair Det. for šny “hair,” iwn “complexion, nature.” Abbr. for gm wš “found missing.”

D4

Eye Phono. iri “to do, make.” Ideo. for irt “eye.”

D5

Eye with paint Det. for actions or conditions of the eye. ex. dgi “look,” šp “blind.”

D6

Eye with paint Use as D5.

D7

Eye with paint Det. for adorn and in ʿnw ” “Anu” (location).

D8

Eye enclosed Det. forʿnw “Turah,” ʿn “beautiful.”

D9

Eye weeping Det. or Ideo. for rmi “weep.”

D10

Eye with falcon’s head marking Det. or Ideo. for w3ḏt “wedjat eye.”

D11

White part of w3ḏt eye 1/2 ḥeqat measure of grain.

D12

Eye pupil Det. for ḏfd “pupil of eye.”

D13

Eyebrow 1/8 ḥeqat measure of grain.

D14

White part of w3ḏt eye 1/16 ḥeqat measure of grain.

D15

Part of w3ḏt eye markings 1/32 ḥeqat measure of grain.

D16

Part of w3ḏt eye markings 1/64 ḥeqat measure of grain.

D17

Markings of w3ḏt eye Det. or Ideo. for tit “figure, image.”

D18

Ear Det. or Ideo. for msḏr “ear.”

D19

Eye, nose, and cheek Det. or Ideo. for fnd “nose.” Det. sn “smell,” rš “rejoice.”

D20

Var. D19 Use as D19

D21

Mouth Phon. r. Ideo. for r “mouth.”

D22

Mouth with two lines Ideo. for rwy “2/3.”

D23

Mouth with three lines Ideo. for ḫmt rw “3/4.”

D24

Upper lip with teeth Det. or Ideo. for spt “lip.” Mistakenly used a F42.

D25

Lips with teeth Det. or Ideo. for spty “lips.”

D26

Lips spewing water Det. for spit, spew. ex. psg “spit,” ʿ “spew out.”

D27

Breast Det. for breast, suckle. ex. mn“breast”

D27a

Var. of D27 Use as D27.

D28

Two arms Phono. k3. Ideo. for k3 “soul.”

D29

Var. of D28 Use as D28.

D30

Two arms with tail Det. for nḥb-k3w “Uniter of Attributes, Assigner of Kas,” name of mythical serpent deity.

D31

Combination of signs D32 and U36 Ideo. for ḥm-k3 “ka servent.”

D32

Two arms embracing Det. for embrace, open. ex. in “envelop,” ḥpt “embrace.”

D33

Arms holding oar Phono. ẖn. Ideo. for ẖni “row.”

D34

Arms with shield and axe Ideo. for ʿḥ3 “fight”

D34a

Arms with shield and mace Use as D34.

D35

Negative arms Phono. n. Ideo. for n and nn, “not.” Det. negation.

D36

Arm Phono. ʿ. Ideo. ʿ “arm, hand.”

D37

Arm holding sign X8 Phono. di in rdi “give.”

D38

Arm holding bread Phono. mi or m. Det. for imi “give.”

D39

Arm holding W24 Det. for offer, present. ex. ḥnk “present,” drp “offer.”

D40

Arm holding stick Det. for force, effort. ex. nḫt “strong.” Ideo. h3i “evaluate.”

D41

Arm with downward facing palm Phono. ni. Det. for arm. ex. rmn “arm, shoulder.”

D42

Arm with downward facing palm Det. or Ideo. for m“cubit”

D43

Arm with flail Phono. ḫw. Ideo. for ḫwi “protect.

D44

Arm with scepter Det. and Ideo. for ḫrp “control, be at head of, administer.”

D45

Arm with brush Det. and Ideo. for ḏsr “clear road, sacred, holy.”

D46

Hand Phono. d. Ideo. for ḏrt “hand.”

D46a

Hand with water Ideo. for idt “fragrance.”

D47

Hand Det. for ḏrt “hand” when spelled with Phono.

D48

Palm without thumb Ideo. šsp “palm, hand-breadth” (measure)

D49

Fist Det. for grasp. ex. 3mm “grasp,” ḫfʿ “seize.”

D50

Vertical finger Ideo. for ḏbʿ “finger,” ḏbʿ “10,000.Det. foraccurate, when doubled.

D51

Horizontal finger Det. for actions related to finger, fruit, flower. ex. ʿnt “nail,” 3i “measure,” dḳr “fruit.”

D52

Penis Phono. mt. Det. for male. ex. ʿ3 “ass,” 3y “male.” Ideo. k3 “bull.”

D53

Penis with liquid Det. for male, penis. ex. m b3“in the presence of” ḏr b3ḥ “since,” r b3 “before.”

D54

Legs walking Phono. iw in iwi “come.” Det. for motion.

D55

Legs walking (reverse of D54) Det. for backwards. ex. ʿnn “turn back,” ḫtḫt “be reversed.”

D56

Leg Phono. pd. Det. for leg, foot. ex. rd “leg,” pd “knee.”

D57

Leg with T30 Det. for mutilate. ex. i3 “be mutilated.”

D58

Foot Phono. b. Ideo. for bw “place.”

D59

Foot with D36 Phono. ʿb

D60

Foot with water streaming Ideo. for wʿb “pure, clean.”

D61

Toes Ideo. for s3ḥ “toe”

D62

Var. D61 Use as D61.

D63

Var. D61 Use as D61.

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