Richard Lepsius.

Letters from Egypt, Ethiopia, and the peninsula of Sinai online

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Ants, larse black, 13S
Aphophis, King, 479, 4S7, 4SS
Apiou, cited, 411, 421, 423
Apis, the, taken by Ainenophis to

Ethiopia, 407
Apries '■ Hophre), inscription belonging

to Temple of. 43
Arab, Ababde, 140, 154

Ag aize, 278

'Auadieh, 214

Schaigieh, 214, 229

carele'ssuess in cookery, 280

discontented with pay for camels,

130

explanation of term. 76

family, manners of, 27*3

hospitality, 277

venseance, 271, 321

Arabian Gulf, 4;i4, 437, 441, 442
races oniUy transmit register

of ffenerations, 45S
Arabic characters, 25S, 311
inscription, 550 — 552

language, 228, 231

music, 1S2

Arbagi, village of, 166

Arch, pointed and round, 73, 74

Archaeology of Egypt, 2S

Archimedes invented water-screw in

Eg^-pt, .384
Architecture in Egypt, 383
Argo, island of, 17, 233
Argonsene, ruins of town at, 235
Ariston, cited, 554
Aristotle, cited, 439, 444
Arnaut soldiers, 198
Arsinoe II., 109

town of, 93, 435, 437, 440, 444

Art, canon of proportions in Egyptian,

21, lis, 3S3

Ethiopian more recent than

Egyptian, 152

-"in Egypt and Ethiopia, IS

history of, in Egypt, 28

Artaxerses, 279, 386
Artemidorus, 553, 554, 555
Artim Bey, 189

Artists of Greece, educated in E^vpt,

383
Asasif, valley of, 254, 264
Asses in Berber, 157
Astronomy of Egyptian priests, 386
knowledge of, necessary to

chronologj-, 396, 398
Assuan, 20ri04, 118



Assiian, granite rocks of, 32, 371

Assur, plain of, 150

Astaboras river. 146

Atbara. province of Berber, 146

Atfeh, Mle at. 43

Athanasius in Theban desert, 266

Atrib (Athribis) iu Xile Delta, 333

Atschan, range of, 158, 193

Auatt'b, valley of, 156

'Auad, the guide, 271

'Auadieh Arabs, 214

Arum, Abyssinia, 220

Ayur Musa, Peninsula of Sinai, 547, 543

B.

Baal Zophou, 427
Bab Allah, gate of Damascus, a43
Bab el Meluk, Thebes, 241
Babylon, 437, 440, 445
Babvlonian prisoners, 482
Bachit, village of, 230
Baeeh, temple of, 526
Bahiuda, desert of. 213
Bahr-bela-ma. theFaium, 95, 1.36

Jussuf, the Faium, 15, 92, 96

'Hatab, Nubian desert, 137

Soheitan. or mirage, 142

Scherkieh, the Falum, 94

Wardaui (the Faium), 94

Balbeck, 346
Ban-tree, 227
Baobab-trees, 166
Barada river, 339
Barbarus of Scaliser, 453

Barkal, Mount, IS, 220, 222

Bartlett, H.. cited. 535

Barquq, Sultan, 94

Batu el Hatrer, province of, 237

Basilica in AVadi Gazal, 21S

Bauer, Herr, of Kamlin, 189,163

Bech-en-aten (King AmenopMs IT.),
114, 262, 278

Bedouin, the, 86

explanation of term of, 76

Beg a language, 31. 242, 244

plain of, •■>48

Beserauieh, village of, 17, 150, 152, 195,
209, 212

Behbet el Hager (Iseum), in Xile Delta,
23, 333

Berber. Mudhir of, 131

Beida, \-illage of, 198

Belbes. Israelites were settled near, 443

Beled Ellaqi. village of, 241

Belled e' Nuba, village of, 228

Benihassan, tombs of, 16, 101, 110— U3

Ben Nasa, village of. 153 154, 194

Beni-Suef, town of, 15, 100, 322

Kensi, tribe of, 241

Berscheh, village of, 16, 101, 113,115

Bertheau, cited, 464

Bet el UaUi, temple of, 124

Berut (Bervtos), Svria, 336, 356

Bethin 'Bethel), Syria, 334

Bethmann, Dr., 23, 322

Biahmu, monuments of, 96



rs-DEx.



565



Bigeh, island of. 20. 120

temple of, .5:31

Bir Ambar. sprint of, 277

Birds, collection of, 160

on Blue River, 168

Bireh. village of. .>a4

Birket e" temsah, 4-^4

Birqet-el-Qorn. the Faium, 15, &2, 93,
95. 97

Biscay, Bay of, 37

Bischariba people. 2ii

Bischaris, the, !¥)

Bisehari language. 241

Bitter lakes, i:yf, UO, 442, 444

Bischeh, the Faiiim, 97

Blemves, the, 242

Blue River, 162

birds, trees, monkevs. ice,

lfiS,169 ' ■

Bocchoris, King. 42-3

Bockh, cited, lu7, 242. 424, 494

letter to, from Dr. Lepsius, 5f>S

Boghos Bey, confidential minister of
Mohammed Ali, 4