Egyptian Alphabet: Letter W

Egyptian Hieroglyphics for Kids - Egyptian Alphabet: Letter W

The Civilization, Culture & History of Ancient Egypt and image of the hieroglyphic symbol for the Letter W

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Ancient Egyptians - Egyptian Alphabet: Letter W
The following image is the ancient Egyptian symbol that was used to represent the Letter W. Refer to the Egyptian alphabet for more info.
 

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Egyptian Alphabet: Image of the Hieroglyphic Symbol for the Letter W
Image of the ancient Egyptian symbol that was used in ancient Egyptian writing that corresponds to the Letter W in the English alphabet.
 

Egyptian Alphabet: Hieroglyphic Symbol for the Letter W

Hieroglyphic Symbol for the Letter W

Egyptian Alphabet: Hieroglyphic Symbol for the Letter W
There is just one hieroglyph for the letter "W" that represents the different sound of the letter. Hieroglyphic writing contains a phonetic element, called a phonogram. A phonogram is an image that can represent a spoken sound. The image depicts a Quail / Chick and used for the "W" sound in words, like WADE.

Hieroglyphs from tomb paintings of Mentuhotep II

 

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