Book of the Dead

Book of the Dead
Book of the Dead
n.
in ancient Egypt, a book of prayers and charms meant to help the soul in the afterworld

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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  • Book of the dead —     The best known of the funerary books of the New Kingdom. These were written on papyrus or leather rolls and placed in the tombs of the wealthy, providing them with a series of spells to ensure their safe passage into the next world. The… …   Ancient Egypt

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  • Book of the Dead —    The name given to a type of papyrus often buried with the dead from the New Kingdom onward. The papyrus contained a number of magical spells that would enable the deceased to successfully reach the next world. The most important spell… …   Ancient Egypt

  • Book of the Dead — a collection of ancient Egyptian papyrus books, many with elaborate illustrations, each containing prayers, hymns, incantations, and formulas for the behavior of the souls of the dead. * * * Ancient Egyptian collection of mortuary texts made up… …   Universalium

  • Book of the Dead — noun The ancient Egyptian funerary text …   Wiktionary

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  • Book of the Dead (disambiguation) — The Book of the Dead is the common name for several ancient Egyptian funerary texts.Book of the Dead may also refer to:* Book of the Dead (anthology) , a zombie horror anthology series * The Book of the Dead (film) , a Japanese film * Book of the …   Wikipedia

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