Egypt: 2 definitions
Egypt means something in the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
India history and geographySource: Knowledge Traditions & Practices of India: Trade: A Survey
Egypt was an ancient civilization with whom was commonly traded in ancient India.—From India’s western coast, spices, ivory, gems, timber, silks and other textiles, besides ‘exotic’ animals like monkeys and peacocks, found their way to Egypt, Asia Minor and the Near East, finally to Greece and Rome.
The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
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Full-text (+98): Hotepsekhemwy, Narmer, Djoser, Horus, Upper Egypt, Wadjet, Lower Egypt, Ailuros, Acacia, Chensit, Chentamentet, Manetho, Peribsen, Thebes, Akhenaten, Hwt, Geb, Kemet, Khasekhemwy, Amun-Re.
Search found 48 books and stories containing Egypt; (plurals include: Egypts). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Egypt Through The Stereoscope (by James Henry Breasted)
The Gods of the Egyptians Vol 1 (by E. A. Wallis Budge)
The civilization of Babylonia and Assyria (by Morris Jastrow)
Part XVIII < [Chapter III - Survey Of The History Of Babylonia And Assyria]
Part XXI < [Chapter III - Survey Of The History Of Babylonia And Assyria]
Part I < [Chapter VII - The Art Of Babylonia And Assyria]
The Literature of the Ancient Egyptians (by E.A. Wallis Budge)
Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) (by Somadeva)
Appendix 1.2 - Note on the use of Collyrium and Koḥl < [Appendices]
Note on the “impossibilities” motif (a) < [Notes]
Note on the effect of the moonlight < [Notes]
Popular Literature in Ancient Egypt (by Alfred Wiedemann)