# Z. Strokes

# Z. Strokes

Gardiner Number | Sign | Description of Sign | Functions |
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Z1 | 𓏤 | stroke |
Typ. signifies that the thing depicted by a neighbouring sign is meant. Typ. space filler. Log. , “I”. Use as Z5. Use as Z4. Typ. signifies plurality, also used after collective nouns. Phon. . |

Z2 | 𓏥 | three Z1 horizontally | Use as 3× Z1. |

Z2a | 𓏦 | three Z1 horizontally | Use as 3× Z1. |

Z2b | 𓏧 | three D67 horizontally | Use as 3× Z1. |

Z2c | 𓏨 | three Z1 in triangular arrangement | Use as 3× Z1. |

Z2d | 𓏩 | three Z1 in triangular arrangement | Use as 3× Z1. |

Z3 | 𓏪 | three Z1 vertically | Use as 3× Z1. |

Z3a | 𓏫 | three lying Z1 vertically | Use as 3× Z1. |

Z3b | 𓏬 | three D67 vertically | Use as 3× Z1. |

Z4 | 𓏭 | two diagonal strokes |
Typ. signifies duality. Phon. . Typ. replaces two human figures, or signs difficult to draw. |

Z4a | 𓏮 | two Z1 horizontally | Use as 2× Z1. |

Z5 | 𓏯 | curved diagonal stroke | Typ. replaces human figure, or sign difficult to draw. |

Z5a | 𓏰 | diagonal stroke | Use as Z5. |

Z6 | 𓏱 | hieratic substitute for A13 or A14 |
Use as A13. Use as A14. |

Z7 | 𓏲 | hieratic quail chick | Use as G43. |

Z8 | 𓏳 | oval | Det. round. |

Z9 | 𓏴 | diagonal cross |
Det. break, divide, cross, answer. Log. , “1/4”. Phon. or phon. det. . Phon. or phon. det. . Phon. or phon. det. . Phon. or phon. det. . Phon. or phon. det. . Phon. or phon. det. . |

Z10 | 𓏵 | wide diagonal cross | Use as Z9. |

Z11 | 𓏶 | cross |
Phon. . Use as M42. |

Z12 | 𓏷 | hieratic striking man | Phon. det. . |

Z13 | 𓏸 | circle |
Det. round. Phon. det. . |

Z14 | 𓏹 | indeterminable hieratic tick |
Use as Z7. Use as X1. |

Z15 | 𓏺 | long vertical stroke | Log. , “1”. |

Z15a | 𓏻 | … | Use as 2× Z15. |

Z15b | 𓏼 | … | Use as 3× Z15. |

Z15c | 𓏽 | … | Use as 4× Z15. |

Z15d | 𓏾 | … | Use as 5× Z15. |

Z15e | 𓏿 | … | Use as 6× Z15. |

Z15f | 𓐀 | … | Use as 7× Z15. |

Z15g | 𓐁 | … | Use as 8× Z15. |

Z15h | 𓐂 | … | Use as 9× Z15. |

Z15i | 𓐃 | … | Use as 5× Z15. |

Z16 | 𓐄 | long horizontal stroke | Log. , “1 (in days of the month)”. |

Z16a | 𓐅 | … | Use as 2× Z16. |

Z16b | 𓐆 | … | Use as 3× Z16. |

Z16c | 𓐇 | … | Use as 4× Z16. |

Z16d | 𓐈 | … | Use as 5× Z16. |

Z16e | 𓐉 | … | Use as 6× Z16. |

Z16f | 𓐊 | … | Use as 7× Z16. |

Z16g | 𓐋 | … | Use as 8× Z16. |

Z16h | 𓐌 | … | Use as 9× Z16. |