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h h. (Egyptian Hieroglyphs)

h                                  h.                     (Egyptian)
 
               
House                      Flax
Reed Shelter
 
 
Details:
9            10                 in 29 letter
11          12                in 24 letter
 
The picture of a reed shelter in fields, this is a simple "h" (a voiceless glottal fricative).
 
 
The picture of a wick of twisted flax, this represents another strongly guttural consonant, an h which, like 9 above, occurs with a strong contraction of the throat, but without voicing (a voiceless pharyngeal fricative). This is the letter h.a in Arabic,
 
 
 
 
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