Type
Word Search
Description

nobles
priests
merchants
sarcophagus
hieroglyphics
pyramid
afterlife
red land
lower egypt
upper egypt
bureaucracy
dynasty
artisians
delta
cataracts
pharaohs
goddess
scribes
hatshepsut
mummy

Ancient Egypt Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

writing system hieroglyphs
The longest river in the world Nile River
Many historians consider Menes to be Egypt's first ____________ pharaoh
People from rich and powerful families are called __________ nobles
Who was the most famous pharaoh of the Old Kingdom? Khufu
Specially treated bodies wrapped in cloth mummies
The momuments used to bury their rulers were called _______ pyramids
Statues with bodies of lions and heads of other animals or humans sphinx
Long-lasting paper like material made from reeds papyrus
Continent of Egypt Africa
The god of the underworld Osiris
Life after death afterlife
One ruler who worked to increase Egyptian trade Queen Hatshepsut
Scribes and ___________wrote and produced goods craftspeople
A mummy was kept in a case called a ___________ sarcophagus
The earth god Geb
Most egyptians were farmers, servants, or ________ slaves
People of wealth and power elite
The period during which Egypt reached the height of its power and glory New Kingdown
After the wars of the Middle Kingdom, Egypt created a professional ______ army

Egypt Civilizations Characteristics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

mixture of tiny bits of soil and rock carried and deposited by a river Silt
watering of dry lands by means of canals or pipes Irrigation
worlds longest river, flows northward through east Africa into the mediterranean sea Nile River
flat, fan shaped land made of silt deposited at the mouth of the river Delta
wild rapids Cataracts
southern part of ancient Egypt upper egypt
northern part of ancient egypt lower egypt
desert region in northern Africa and largest hot desert in the world Sahara desert
ancient Egyptian system of writing that used symbols to stand for ideas hieroglyhics
person who writes scribe
kind of paper made from a reed plant growing along the Nilevused by Egyptians for writing papyrus
belief in many gods or goddesses polytheism
Egyptians gods/goddesses deities
process of prederving bodies by removing organs, adding natron and storing the body to dry embalming
body that has been embalmed and wrapped in linen cloth mummy
huge stone structure built to serve as tombs or burial places for Pharaohs pyrimids
belief in one god/ goddess monotheism
joining of seperate parts, usually kingdoms unification
title used by rulers of ancient Egypt, kings or queens Pharaoh
long line of rulers from one family dynasty
bruial place of thirty new kingdoms pharaohs valley of the kings
payment made to show obedience or to obtain peaceor protection tribute
king of upper Egypt, unified upper and lower Egypt making them one narmer or menes
Egyptian prince who drove Hykosos out of Egypyt ahmose
one of few female rulers belived in trading which brought wealth to egypt Hatshepsut
ruler after Hatshepsut expanded Egypts border, empire grew bigger and richer thutmose
introduced idea of monotheism akhenaton or amenhotep
"King Tut". ruled for only 9 years tutankhamen
reigned for sixty-six years worked to make Egypt great again mos effective leader ramses
territory, state, people, or community ruled by a monarch kingdom
skilled crafts person artisans
diagram illustrating the divisions witha culture social pyramid

Ancient Egypt and Nubia Ch. 3 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

artisan
Upper Nubia
Lower Nubia
ore
astronomer
papyrus
hieroglyphs
giza
pyramid
mummy
afterlife
regent
absolute power
dynasty
pharaoh
silt
delta
cataract
Nubia

ancient egypt word search

Type
Word Search
Description

new kingdom
middlekingdom
oldkingdom
papyrus
pharaoh
khufu
engineering
nobles
pyramids
elite
mummies
afterlife

Kush Wordsearch

Type
Word Search
Description

Hieroglyphics
Rosetta Stone
Sphinxes
Papyrus
Tombs
Afterlife
Anubis
Dynasty
Delta
Cataracts
Nile
Obelisk
Tutankhamun
Hatshepsut
Pyramids
Ramesses
Pharoah
Mummy
Egypt
Nubia

Ancient Egypt Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The world's largest river, which flows northward through east africa into the Mediterranean nile river
The flat fan-shaped land made of silt deposited at the mouth of the river. delta
The watering of a dry land by means of a canals and pipes. irrigation
The northern part of a ancient Egypt. lower egypt
The southern part of Egypt. upper egypt
The joining of a separate parts such as into one. unification
The title used by the rulers of ancient Egypt. pharaoh
The way people manage their money and resources for the protection of goods and services ecomcy
The ancient Egyptians system of writing that used symbols to stand for objects ideas and sounds hieroglyphics
A professional writer who kept records and copies letters and official documents scribes
A kind of paper made from from papyrus , a reed plant growing along the Nile river that the ancient Egypt used for writing papyrus
King of upper Egypt who united upper and lower Egypt Menes
Egyptian pharaoh who built the great pyramid Khufu
Capital of egypt old kingdom located on the nile near present day cair Memphis
An ancient city in upper Egypt that became the capital of the new kingdom. Thebes

Ancient Egyptian Mummification Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

egypt
afterlife
anubis
canopic
coffin
embalming
hieroglyphics
ibu
linen
mummification
mummy
pharaoh
pyramid
removal
tomb

Ancient Egypt Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

AFTERLIFE
ANCIENT
CALENDAR
CATS
CLEOPATRA
DEITIES
EGYPT
GIZA
HIEROGLYPHICS
MAKEUP
MUMMY
NILE
PAPYRUS
PHARAOH
PYRAMID
SENET
SPHINX
TOMB
TUTANKHAMUN

Ancient Egyptian Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the Egyptians believed that is where you go when you die afterlife
where the Nile drains into the Mediterranean Sea leaving sediment and silt delta
a chain of rulers from the same family dynasty
soil that is good for growing crops fertile
a writing system that the ancient Egyptians used hieroglyphics
it was used for household cleaning, personal washing, dehydration of meats and fish, also used for mummification natron
Used a monument in Ancient Egypt, a four sided stone pillar that narrows into a pyramid shape at the top obelisk
a tall water plant, Egyptians used it to make paper for hieroglyphics papyrus
a ruler of the city, controlled the city pharoah
a decorated coffin, with maps for direction to the afterlife sarcophagus
an educated person who records for other people scribe
good for soil and farming, rich in nutrients, got it from Nile River silt
a hand held water device that Egyptians used to get water from a deep well Shaduf
a four sided, rock building, where Pharaohs were buried pyramid

Ancient Egypt Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

ruler of Egypt. Pharaoh
After someone has died and been wrapped up what what would you call them? Mummy
Like a coffin. Sarcophagus
Egyptians would use (blank) to write. Hieroglyphics
A cursive form of Egypt's writing. Hieratic
A plant they use to make paper. papyrus
The main river that the Egyptians used for many things. nile
Someone who has trained hard to write. Scribe
A building that the Egyptians used as a burial tomb. pyramid
A tool that the Egyptians used to haul water from the river to somewhere else. shaduf
One of Egypt's rulers (king tut). Tutankhamens
Also known as document writing. demotic
The last Egyptians ruler before taken over. cleopatra
A stone that explorers found in a temple with three different languages. Rosetta Stone
Symbol of eternity(beetle). scarab
The god of life after death. Anubis
Clay tablet that represents the pharaohs life. namer palett
A big statue made of stone that is half man half (blank). sphinx