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Full text of "The Legacy Of Egypt"

420                                 Index

Smith, Sidney, 12 and n. i, 13 n. i.

snake (w), 59.

Sneferu, King, 138, 154.

So (Sewa), King of Egypt (Mizraim),
228.

soap, 293.

Sobk, crocodile god, 266.

Socnopaiou Nesus, 266.

Sohag, city, 320.

solar year, 2-3.

Solar Disk, city of, 81-2.

Solar Temple, 115.

solitaries, 317-19.

Solomon, King, 9 n. i, 13 n. i, 43-4,
67, 225-6, 245; proverbs of, 67-70;
temple of, 44.

Solon, 51, 65, 210.

solstices, 165.

Somaliland, frankincense from, 28,

Sonchis, high-priest, 65.

Song of Songs, 248.

soot, 155^

Sophia, wisdom, 313.

Sophocles, 255.

Sophrone, 269-70.

Sosigenes, Alexandrine scientist, 7 n. i.

Sothic calendar, 9.

Sothic cycles of time, 10-11,14.

souls, depiction of, 102.

Sparta, 116.

spear-head from Nubia, 136.

Special Account, department of, 274.

speech, see language.

spells, 28r.

spelt, 158.

Sphinx, Temple of, granite roofs in,

spoons, cosmetic, 106-7, i*3-      [148.

sport, professional, under Roman Em-
pire, 269.

square, 138, pi. 22.

square-root, 166.

stalactite pendentives, 363.

star maps, 161.

Starkey, J. L., 59.

stars, observation of, 163.

states, city and national, 51.

statues: Archaic Greek, 86; diorite, of
Chephren, 117; fragments from Tell
el-'Amarna, 89; funerary, 94; of
Merenptah and Rameses VI, 89; of
Mycerinus, 88; portrait, 94; of Saite

period, 107-8, pi. 25; seated, 94;
standing, 94; stone, 87 ; wooden, 86.

statuettes, 133, 219-20, pi. 25.

stelae, foundation, Si.

Stephen, St., 309.

stoicism, 316.

stone: base for painting, 156; beads,
123; building, originated in Egypt,
120 ; carving, 363; drills for, 121;
from Elamite hills, 23 ; from north-
em Syria, 27; statues, 86; used for
building, 144-5; vases, 123; work-
ing,^ 1,81,91, 125, 142sqq.,pls. 25-9.

Strabo, 237.

strategus, office of, 276-7, 334.

Street of Women's Bath, 277.

streets, 80.

Struwe, V. V., n

stucco, painted, 94.

Subarean plain, 32.

Subareans, 25.

Subartu, 21, 26, 29*

subtraction, 166.

succession, 204.

Sudan, 28, 72, 116.

žufis (tariqa), 352, 354.

sugar, 158.

Sultan Hasan, madrasa of, 365.

al-Suluk li-ma*rifat al~muldk, 358.

Sumer: beginnings of, 21 ; burial-rites,
22 ; conquered by the Elamites and
Ainorites, 28 ; conquered by Akka-
dians, 25; contact with nomads of
western deserts, 25; contact with
outside world, 23; cuneiform script
of, 25-26, 28, 31; culture of, revived
in Babylonian form, 29 ; early chro-
nology, 23 ; Jemdet Nasr period of,
12 ; law in, 198 ; local dynasties, 25;
local government, 31 ; not the oldest
of Near Eastern civilizations, 20;
pantheon of, 26, 28; pre-dynastic
contact with Egypt, 23; religious
rites, 26 ; subject to Ur, 28.

summer-houses, So.

Sun, as god, 81.
sun-disk, see Aten.
cweiBrjoiSt 265.
surgery, 181, 184, 192-4,
Sutekh, storm-god, 33.