Ancient Egyptian Symbols

Acquaint yourself with ancient Egypt’s ‘Mehyt' sign

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 - 10:19 GMT

It is pronounced “Mehyt”, meaning the north or the delta, due to the papyrus’ association with northern Egypt.

Ancient Egypt's 'Serekh' sign, what does it represent?

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 - 10:26 GMT

The serekh sign, a paneled walling with the falcon-headed god Horus usually perched on top, is widely believed to represent the facade of a royal palace.

Acquaint yourself with ancient Egypt’s ‘Ja’ sign

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 09:57 GMT

This hieroglyphic sign consists of two wooden pieces.

Ancient Egypt’s ‘Wedjat Eye’, what does it symbolize?

Mon, 05 Sep 2022 - 10:57 GMT

The sign depicts an eye with a ‘tear line’ and a curving feature