akh

noun, often capitalized \ˈäk\

Definition of akh

plural

-s

Egyptian religion

  1. :  the spirit of a deceased person conceived as gloriously transfigured so as to reflect the deeds of the person in life

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Origin and Etymology of akh

alternate transliteration of Egyptian ˒ʾḫ(w)


First Known Use: 1898


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