Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics - S, T, U

Hieroglyphics - S, T, U

 

HIEROGLYPH S

HIEROGLYPH - S

  • The folded cloth is used for the "S" sound in words like sun and sand, and names like Stephen and Susan.

 

HIEROGLYPH T

HIEROGLYPH - T

  • The bread loaf is used for the "T" sound in words like talk and trade, and names like Thomas and Tanya.

 

HIEROGLYPH U

HIEROGLYPH - U

  • There are two hieroglyphs for the letter "U". They represent the different sounds of the letter.
  • The quail chick is used for the long "U" sound in words like rule, pull and duel, and names like Una.
  • The reed and quail chick are combined for the short "U" sound in words like jump and up, and names like Ursula.

 

The Hieroglyphic Alphabet

 

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