Pschent

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Pschent pshent the sovereign crown of ancient Egypt, a combination of the white mitre of southern Egypt, with the red crown, square in front and pointed behind, of northern Egypt.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Egyptian.

Usage

In literature:

Horus is here represented by a hawk, surmounted by the double crown of Egypt called PSCHENT.
"Cleopatra's Needle" by James King
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