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Gardiner's Sign list

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MdC Chart

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Ancient Egyptian Laguage Tools

Tools and resources to help you learn the ancient Egyptian language:

Translations

Complete English Translation of the Unas Pyramid Texts - Pyramid Texts Online
Complete Hieroglyphs of the Unas Pyramid - Pyramid Texts Online
Pyramid Texts Translation only - Samuel A.B. Mercer
Pyramid Texts Hieroglyphs only - Kurt Sethe
Les Inscriptions des Pyramides de Saqqarah - Gaston Maspero (25.8mb pdf)
Les Textes des Pyramides Egyptiennes - Louis Speleers (21.3mb pdf)


Charts and Signlists:

Hieroglyph/Manuel de Codage chart - Pyramid Texts Online
Rosette Catalog V 2.2 - Projet Rosette
Gardiner's Sign List - Wikipedia
Aegyptus Character List
Hieroglyphic Stroke Order - Jenny Carrington


Flash Cards:

VOCAB: with Bennu - Video Flash Cards
Hieroglyphic Flash Cards - Plan Zero
Computerized Hieroglyphic Flash Cards - Luca Brigatti
FlashGlyph
Hiero Flash Card
Make your own Flash Cards with Anki

Test yourself & memorise the Hieroglyphic Biliterals


Dictionaries:

Dictionary of Middle Egyptian in Gardiner code - Paul Dickson (18.4mb)
Hieroglyphic Dictionary - Jim Loy
Middle Egyptian Dictionary 2018 - Mark Vygus (15.3mb)
Egyptian Hieroglyphic Dictionary - Wallis Budge Vol. 1, Vol. 2.
Hieroglyphic Dictionary - Paul Sciortino
Rosette Dictionary V2.1 - Project Rosette
Dictionary of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs - Simon Hayter (2.9mb updated January 2010)
Worterbuch - Egyptology.ru
Thesaurus Linguae Aegyptiae
Eglyptionary - Saint Simian
GlyphStudy Open Source Project
Demotic Dictionary - Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago


Online Editors:

HieroWriter - Hieroglyphs.net
WikiHiero - Guillaume Blanchard (Aoineko)


Download Hieroglyph Software:

MacScribe
JSesh Hieroglyphic Editor - Serge Rosmorduc
Open Glyph Hieroglyph database
HieroEditor - Mike (rogerrabt)
TKSESH
SVG GlyphWriter
AELalign - Mark-Jan Nederhof
Hierowords - Luca Brigatti
Hieroglyphic Dictionary for iPhone and iPod

Fonts:
An extra 6724 fonts for GlyphBasic (Download)
Trlit_CG Times - Transliteration font for Mac & Windows
Greek, Coptic, & Demotic - Trismegistos
LaserHieroglyphics
Unicode Fonts for Ancient Scripts
Hieroglyphs Everywhere Fonts by Bob Richmond at Github
Towards a Proposal to encode Egyptian Hieroglyphs in Unicode, by Michael Everson & Bob Richmond, 2006-07-16 (PDF)
Egyptian Hieroglyphs in Unicode plain text A note on a suggested approach, by Bob Richmond, 2015-02-03 (PDF)
Proposal to encode three control characters for Egyptian Hieroglyphs, by Bob Richmond, 2015-04-04 (PDF)


Pronunciation

Links to Egyptological Language - Michel Malfliet
Audio of the Shipwrecked Sailor - Orlando Mezzabotta
Audio of the Kamose Stele - Orlando Mezzabotta
Audio and Video of the Tale of Sinue - Orlando Mezzabotta
Audio, Video & text of the Westcar Papyrus: Chepren's Tale - Orlando Mezzabotta
Audio, Video & text of the Westcar Papyrus: Buafra's Tale - Orlando Mezzabotta
Audio, Video & text of the The Teaching of King Amenemhat I to his son Senwosret - Orlando Mezzabotta

Additional Resources:

A Guide to Egyptian Demotic Grammar - Leonardo Vieira
Middle Egyptian Grammar - Dr. Gabor Toth, Rutgers University
St Andrews Corpus of Texts

Keys to Exercises:
Egyptian Grammar - Alan Gardiner
Middle Egyptian Grammar - James Hoch
Middle Egyptian: An Introduction to the Language and Culture of Hieroglyphs - James Allen

Mark-Jan Nederhof's resources
Michele Moglia's resources

Hieroglyphic Resources for the Mac
Egyptological Computing Resources - A list of Egyptological computing developments, arranged chronologically from 1985 - 2001.



Bennu Live

Bennu says:


There are a lot of links here and can be a bit overwhelming. I suggest printing off a copy of the Manuel de Codage chart as this is useful when using a computer to study hieroglyphs.
If, on the other hand, you're interested in learning how to write hieroglyphs I recommend printing out Jenny Carrington's Hieroglyphic Stroke Order. It is very important to learn a stroke order and stick to it otherwise your writing is inconsistant and difficult to read.
Joining an online discussion group such as AEL is also a very good way to learn the ancient Egyptian language.