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Temple Furniture and Sacret Emblems

The hieroglyphs of ancient Egypt are often listed in groups of associated glyphs. The following hieroglyphs have been grouped according to the system established by Sir Alan Gardiner and are all depictions of temple furniture and sacret emblems.

R1; offering table
Det and Log; offering table
R2; offering table
Det and Log; offering table
R3; offering table
Det and Log; offering table
R4; altar
Phon; Htp Log; altar, to be satisfied
R5; incense jug
Phon; kAp kp Det and Log; burn incense
R6; incense jug
Phon; kAp kp Det and Log; burn incense
R7; incense pot with flame
Det and Log; incense
P8; flag
Phon Det; Ntr (god)
R9; a flag with a noose
Det and Log; natron
R10; a flag with a block and a slope
Log; cemetery, necropolis
R11; Djed pillar
Phon; Dd Log; Djed pillar
P12; palace
Det; standard
R13; enclosure wall
Log; west, right
R14; enclosure wall
Log; (imnt) west, right
R15; east standard
Phon; Ab Log; east
R16; Ukh fetish
Det and Log; Ukh fetish symbol
R17; Thinis standard
Det and Log; Thinite nome
R18; Thinis standard
Det and Log; Thinite nome
R19; Was standard
Log; Thebes
R20; Sheshat fetish
Log; Sheshat
R21; Sheshat fetish
Log; Sheshat
R22; Min emblem
Phon; hm Log; Min Abbr; Letopolis Ausim
R23; Min emblem
Phon; hm Log; Min Abbr; Letopolis Ausim
R24; Neith emblem
Det and Log; Neith
R25; Neith emblem
Det and Log; Neith


Abb; the sign is an abbreviation of a word,
Det; the sign acts as a determinative (it has no phonetic value, but provids further information about the full word),
Log; the sign is a logogram (it represents an entire word or idea),
Phon; the sign has a phonetic value, and
Phon Det; the sign is a phonetic determinant (it acts as a determinative but also has a phonetic value).


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