RE: [ANE-2] Re: Place Name Creation
H. H. Nelson's publication of the Bubastite Portal suggests, both from the
photograph and the line-drawing, that the third sound (4th character) is not
a flowering reed.
I can not identify the sign from the standard Gardiner list, but attach a
small photo and line drawing from Nelson.
> One interesting set of glyphs from Shoshenk I's conquest list
> phonetically suggests f-r-i-am-ia, an unknown place-name, or region.
> Looks remarkably like Ephraim, ..maybe.
> Jon Smyth
> Toronto, CAN.
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