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English to Egyptian Dictionary A-D

Compiled by Tjeti for Pan Historia

Transliteration: Manuel de Codage

Pronunciation Guide

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Common Phrases


A English Egyptian Transliteration
ability (noun) set-a' st-a (noun); (verb)
accurate a-ka aqA
akh-spirit; to become an akh akh Ax (noun); (verb)
ale djesret Dsr.t (fem.)
alert medes mds
all neb nb (adj.)
another key (masc.); ket (fem.) ky (masc.); k.t (fem.)
answer wesheb wSb (masc. noun); (verb)
approach someone, to khen xn
architect qed (masc.); qedet (fem.) qd (masc.); qd.t (fem.)
arm a' (masc. singular); a'wey (masc. plural -two arms) a (sing.); a.wy (two arms)
army mesha' (masc.) mSa (adj.)
as em m (preposition)
ask (a question) nedj nD (verb)
ask (for something) debeh dbH (verb)
axe mi-neb minb
B English Egyptian Transliteration
ba-spirit ba bA (noun)
bad bin bin (adj.)
baker retehtey (masc.); retehtet (fem.) rtH.ty (masc.); rtH.tt (fem.)
bald wesh wS
barge, barque weskhet wsx.t (fem.)
battle re-a'-khet r-a-xt (masc.)
beautiful nefer nfr (adj.)
beauty nefrew nfrw (masc.)
because a'at aAt
become (verb); form, being (noun) kheper Hpr
bed henkyt Hnkyt
beer henqet Hnq.t (fem.)
bend waf waf
beneficial, to be akh Ax
bequeath sewedj swD
big wer wr (adj.)
bind (together) spi sp(i)
bird aped Apd (masc.)
bite (noun); (verb) peseh psH (noun); (verb)
black kem km (adj.)
blood senef snf
boat depet dpt
book shefdew Sfdw (masc.)
born of mes-en ms-n
bow down, to kesi ksi
box (noun) hen hn
bread te t (masc.)
break open negi ngi
breath; wind tjaw Taw
breathe (verb) neshep nSp
bright (light colored) hedj HD (adj.)
bring (verb) ini ini (verb)
bring back (return) a'nen ann (verb)
bring (imperative) mes ms
brother sen sn (masc.)
burn (verb) neser nsr
bury, to keres qrs
butcher sefetjew or seftew sfTw or sftw
by in in (preposition)
C English Egyptian Transliteration
capture (noun); (verb) kefa kfa (noun); (verb)
cat (noun) miew miw (noun)
celebrate, feast hetmet Hts
chair (noun) hetmet Htmt
change, to shebi Sbi
chief, head (noun) tepey (masc.); tepet (fem.) tp (masc.); tpt (fem.)
child khered Xrd
clothe, to djeba DbA
collect, to sak sAq
come, to iew iw
command, to sha SA
complaint iew iw
cup henet Hnt
cut off, to hesek Hsq
D English Egyptian Transliteration
damage, to neken nkn
dance, to ib ib
darkness kekewey kkw(y)
defend nekh nx
descend hai hAi
desert merew mrw
desire, to abi Abi
detain ihem ihm
dispatch, letter shat Sat
dog iew iw
door seba sbA

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