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Abdollatiph, an Arabian writer, quoted,
Abomination of the Egyptians, what was
Aboo-simbul, the temple of, 71, 85.
Abraham, particulars concerning him, 93,
Abydus, the tablet of, 23.
Akerblad's solution of the Rosetta Stone
Alexandria, the city of, 146.
Alphabet, the ancient Egyptian, its en-
America, the name in Egyptian phone-
Amosis, his expulsion of the shepherd
Amosis was the "king that knew not
Animals, the sacred ones of Egypt, 110,
Antoninus, his name upon the zodiac of
Aphophis and Assis, two shepherd kings
Apis, the sacred bull of Egypt, 205, 227.
Arabia, her intercourse with Egypt, 125.
Arable land, good in Goshen, 167.
Archaeology, Egyptian study of, 19.
Aridity of the Egyptian atmosphere, 70,
Ark of bulrushes, 188.
Army of Egypt, 218.
Arts, the, applied only to the useful, 78,
Arts of design plentifully found on Egyp-
Asenath, Joseph's wife, 144.
Asphaltum or mineral pitch, used upon
Asses, shown by monumental inscrip-
Astronomy, early taught in Egypt, 20.
Atmosphere in Egypt, state of, 70, 96.
Augustus Caesar, his title found upon the
Authenticity of the books of Moses, es-
Baker, the office of, at Pharaoh's court,
Baking, well understood by the Egyp-
Bankes, Mr., deciphers the Philre obelisk
Barley in Egypt, when gathered, 199,
Bas-reliefs always accompanied by hie-
Beard, the, not regarded by the Egyp-
Beni-Hassan, fine grottoes and curious
Bethshemesh, the city of, 80,145, 161.
Bible, evidence for, 19; its authority on
Blood, water changed into, the plague
Boils, the plague of, 208.
Bondage of the Israelites in Egypt, 174.
Bonomi, his residence among the tombs,
"Book of the Dead," an old literary
Books early possessed by the Egyptians,
Bowing, Dr. quoted, 141.
Bracelets worn, 230.
Breastplate, the, described, 236.
Bricks, manner in which they were made,
Bruce, letter of, on the passage of the
Bulrushes, description of the plant so
Butler, the office of, at Pharaoh's court,
Caillaud, a French traveller in Egypt, 41.
Cambyses mentioned, 146.
in close relationship with Egypt, 92;
subject to greater dearth than Egypt,
Candlestick, the golden, 231.
concerning them related by Diodorus,
Ceremonies of the Hebrew Ritual, 233.
20, 39,40, 63, 64, 247.
wind, ail, 213, 216.
with the monuments of Egypt, 48, 49,
and much to be doubtful of, 22.
addicted to, 203.
Climate of Egypt, the, 68, 70, 96.
the early ages, 232.
Commercial intercourse with Canaan and
Copts, the, and Coptic language proved
Crocodile, the word phonetically written..
Crocodile, the, worshipped in Egypt, 205.
Dancing, customary in Egypt, 221, 228.
Darkness, the plague of, 213.
Dead, great respect shown to the, 75.
Deliverance, the, of the Israelites, 191.
Delta, the, of the Nile, 97,99.
Demotic writing explained, 35, 67.
Dendera, the temple of, 48, 83.
Denon, quoted, 211, 213.
De Sacy, his attempt to decipher the
"Description de 1'Egypt," the, a work
Despotism, the characteristic of Oriental
Determinatives used extensively on the
Devices and inscriptions in Egypt, 26.
Diodorus Siculus, quoted, 24, 26, 172,
Discoveries, Egyptian, tend to confirm,
Dough, unleavened, 223.
Drawing, the Egyptians not proficients
Dreams, the butler's and baker's ex-
Dress, Oriental, observations on, 141,
Eating with strangers, not customary in
Edfou, temple of, 85.
Egypt, interest excited by, 17; ancient
Egyptologists, the school of, 26; their
Embalming the dead, great attention
paid to, 75, 170, 173.
knowledge of, increased, 78.
Famine in Egypt and Canaan, 150.
Fellahs, the, a degraded caste in Egypt,
Fertility of the land of Egypt, 103.
First-born, death of the, 215.
Flax, the period when it ripens, 199,209.
Flies, the plague of, 203.
Fogs, extremely rare in Egypt, 213.
Food, want of, experienced by the Israel-
Frogs, the plague of, 202.
Garments, Oriental and Egyptian, 141,
his family, 161 ; where situated, 164,
Egyptian writing, 57.
Hagar probably given to Abraham by
Hengstenberg, his objections to Manetho,
Herodotus, bis account of Egypt, 24;
Hieratic writings, illustrated and ex-
Hieroglyphics, study of considered neces-
History of early Egypt, information con-
Homophones, mode of selecting them
Horapollo, his work on the hieroglyphics,
Horses, abundant in Egypt, but not com-
Hyksos, or shepherd kings, 111.
Infidelity silenced by the research of
Inkstand found inscribed on monuments
Inscriptions on the tombs and temples,
Intolerance of the Egyptian priests, 146.
Inundation of the Nile, 69, 70, 97, 151.
Ishmaelites, see Midianites.
Israelites, opprobrium attempted to be
Jacob, his arrival in Egypt, 157; his
Jannes and Jambres, 196.
Jebusites, Scripture account of them con-
Joseph, sold into Egypt, 124; imprisoned,
Josephus, quoted, 22.
Jowett, quoted, 135.
Kircher, Father, his learned work on
Language, ancient Egyptian, inquiries
Leather, an important branch of Egyp-
Lepsius, quoted, 20.
Lice or gnats, the plague of, 203.
Linen or cotton, knowledge the Egyp-
Locusts, the plague of, 210.
London, the name in Egyptian phonet-
Luxor, the obelisk and ruins of, 71,73,83.
Magicians and magical arts in Egypt,
Makrizi on famines in Egypt, 150.
Manetho, his fragment of Egyptian his-
Manna given to the Israelites, 223.
Manners and customs, ceremonial, of the
Medicine, its knowledge early possessed
Memphis, the temple of, 81.
Menes, the first Egyptian monarch, 99.
Metallurgy, the Egyptians well skilled
Mexican marriage, hieroglyphic repre-
Michaelis, on the land of Goshen, 168;
Midianite merchantmen, 124.
Military force of Egypt, powerful, 218.
Miriam, her triumphal dancing, 221.
Mirrors, brazen, an article of the Egyp-
Money, none coined in early history,
Monumental confirmation of sacred his-
Morals, laxity of, among the ancient
Moses, in the ark of bulrushes, 188 ; his
rian, 90; his veracity, 164: familiar
Mosquitoes, both troublesome and abund-
Mourning for the dead, 171.
Mummies, very numerous in Egypt, 76.
Murrain of cattle, the plague of, 207.
Names of persons frequently changed in
Napoleon, his expedition into Egypt, 30.
Necklace of gold, see Golden chain.
Niebuhr, on the passage of the Red Sea
Nile, river and valley of the, 68; a voy-
Nilometer at Elephantine, still in exist-
Numerals, hieroglyphics, 65.
Obelisks of Luxor, 71, 73, 83; Philae
41, 45; Osirtasen, 145.
of ultimate ruin to the early fame of
Paintings found upon the walls of tombs,
Palace temples, numerous in Egypt, 73.
Pastoral life, why an abomination in Jo-
Pasture ground, good, in Goshen, 167.
Pentateuch, its history verified by later
Pharaoh, the general import of the title,
Pharaoh Necho and Pharaoh Hophra
Philai, the obelisk of, 41, 42, 45.
Phonetics, Egyptian, explained, 56, 57.
Physicians, numerous and skilful in the
days of Joseph, 169.
from profane testimony, 220.
Potipherah, priest of On, 145.
their ministry, dress and habits similar
to the Egyptian priests, 234.
over serpents, 195.
Quails given to the Israelites for food, 225.
Rain and rain clouds in Abyssinia, 151;
in Lower Egypt very rare, 68.
Ring, see Signet ring.
Pharaonic times, 20.
of, 30, 32, 35.
Roschere, the tomb of, 180,187.
Sarah, the wife of Abraham, 93, 103,
and incriptions, 76.
the, 19, 239, 244; see Bible.
them, 194; Serpent charmers, 194,
Servants, meaning of the word as used
in Scripture, 102.
Servitude, domestic, in Egypt, 101.
title of Pharaoh, 119; when expelled,
Egyptians, 109, 118,162.
Sky of Egypt, clear and transparent, 213.
time known, 101,126; the manner of
treating slaves, 126, 187.
Soil of Egypt, how originally formed, 97.
their labor, 191.
Tabernacle, making of the, 229.
Tanis, the same as Zoan, 100.
of preservation, 71; several mentioned,
of the temple of, 73.
Timbrels used in dancing, 221.
former grandeur, 75-77; of Roscherfi,