The Polychrome Hieroglyph Research Project

Université Libre de Bruxelles - Faculté de Philosophie et Sciences sociales

This page displays a list of all the signs referenced in the database. Click on a Hieroglyph to list its Occurrences. Hover over the sign to see the Gardiner code.

Group A : Man and his Occupations

Group B : Woman and her Occupations

Group C : Anthropomorphic Deities

Group D : Parts of the Human Body

Group E : Mammals

Group F : Parts of Mammals

Group G : Birds

Group H : Parts of Birds

Group I : Amphibious Animals, Reptiles etc.

Group K : Fishes and Parts of Fishes

Group L : Invertebrata and Lesser Animals

Group M : Trees and Plants

Group N : Sky, Earth, Water

Group O : Buildings, Parts of Buildings, etc.

Group P : Ships and Parts of Ships

Group Q : Domestic and Funerary Furniture

Group R : Temple Furniture and Sacred Emblems

Group S : Crowns, Dress, Staves, etc.

Group T : Warfare, Hunting, Butchery

Group U : Agriculture, Crafts ans Professions

Group V : Rope, Fibre, Baskets, Bags, etc.

Group W : Vessels of Stone and Earthenware

Group X : Loaves and Cakes

Group Y : Writing, Games, Music

Group Z : Strokes, Signs derived from Hieratic, Geometrical Figures

Group Aa : Unclassified