Old Egyptian


Definition of Old Egyptian

: the language of ancient Egypt from the earliest texts to about 2000 B.C.

First Known Use of Old Egyptian

1817, in the meaning defined above

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“Old Egyptian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Old%20Egyptian. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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