Khu

   From Egyptian mythology, the term for the soul. See Ka.

The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology. 2014.

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  • khu — khu·ra·san; …   English syllables

  • khu — noun /kuː/ In ancient Egyptian mythology, a part of the soul or spirit which left the body after death. , 1983: Yes, the Khu was a light in your mind while you lived, but in death, it must return to heaven. Norman Mailer, Ancient Evenings …   Wiktionary

  • Khu —    The shining impalpable and immortal essence which may be likened to an aura. The Khu, like the Ka, could be imprisoned in the tomb, unless special precautions were taken. Usually figured as a crested bird. For further details See Egyptian… …   Who’s Who in non-classical mythology

  • KHU — Kremenchug, Russia (Regional » Airport Codes) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • khu — ISO 639 3 Code of Language ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living Language Name : Nkhumbi …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • khu — [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]區[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]嶇[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]彄[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]摳[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]敺[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]軀[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En)… …   Vietnamese Index for Unihan

  • khú — [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]澆[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]痀[/ref] …   Vietnamese Index for Unihan

  • khư — [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]厹[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]呿[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]墟[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]硬[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]祛[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]胠[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En)… …   Vietnamese Index for Unihan

  • khứ — [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]去[/ref], [ref dict= Unihan (Ch En) ]麮[/ref] …   Vietnamese Index for Unihan

  • KHU — abbr. Kalamazoo Handicappers United …   Dictionary of abbreviations

  • khu — खु …   Indonesian dictionary

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