H. Parts of Birds

H. Parts of Birds

Gardiner Number Sign Description of Sign Functions
  H1 𓅿 head of pintail Log. transliteration, “fowl”.

Det. transliteration, “wring neck (of bird)”. Ex. mdw-nTr .

Use as mdw-nTr H2.

  H2 𓆀 head of crested bird Phon. det. transliteration.

Phon. or phon. det. transliteration.

Use as mdw-nTr H3.

  H3 𓆁 head of spoonbill Phon. or phon. det. transliteration.
  H4 𓆂 head of vulture Phon. det. transliteration.

Phon. transliteration.

  H5 𓆃 wing Det. wing, fly.
  H6 𓆄 feather Log. or det. transliteration, “feather”.

Phon. transliteration.

Log. or det. transliteration, “truth”.

  H6a 𓆅 hieratic feather Use as mdw-nTr H6 [Phon. transliteration].
  H7 𓆆 claw Phon. transliteration.
  H8 𓆇 egg Det. transliteration, “egg”.

Log. transliteration, “son”.

Det. transliteration, “patricians”.

Use as mdw-nTr F51c.

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