Ancient Egyptians

By Dominic Lamonica

the map of ancient Egypt.

Stable food supply

The ancient Egyptians lived close to the Nile river so they could grow crops.The Egyptians grew barley , salad , hummus , wheat.The Nile river floods the land and makes great soil . barley

Social Structure


The ancient Egyptians had mummies after someone died and they also had tombs. they had sphinx , pyramids. The farrow was the chief priest .The gods of ancient Egypt were Ra,Anubis,Osiris and ,Horus. The priest was very powerful and highly respected in society.

System Of Government

The Egyptians had a king . Khufus great pyramid at giza marks the climax in pyramid building in respect to both size and quality of construction. Senusret organized an expedition to a western desert oasis in the libyan desert. Hatshesput is generally reguardes by egyptologists as one of the successful pharoahs. Rameses 2 led several military expeditions into the levant.

The Arts

The ancient egyptians instruments were the percussion, hand held drums, rattles, castanets and bells. The ancient egyptians sculptures were pyramids and spyinxes. The ancient egyptians paintings were symbolic. They were tombs and monuments.

Written Language

The ancient egyptians written language were cuneaform. They used wedged shaped reeds and clay tablets. Egyptian belongs to the Afroasiatic language family, formerly known as Hamito-Semitic. Among the typological features of Egyptian that are typically Afroasiatic are: fusional morphology, consonantal lexical roots, a series of emphatic consonants, a three-vowel system /a i u/

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