Ancient Egyptians believed that every person has three souls: ka, Ba, and Akh.
He crept stealthily from his hiding-place, and, ere she was aware of his approach, ka Blang was clutched by the throat and killed.
Because my ka has been with me, Rames, and told me that it is a bad act and if we do trouble will come to us.
If he hire an ass for threshing, the hire is twenty ka of corn.
Then the ka that clings to it eternally awoke at my touch and knew me, or so I suppose.
ka king died on the 2d of September 1820, being sixty-one years of age.
Breasted denies that the ka was an element of the personality.
"Ni—ka halo introdux" (You have not been introduced), she answered.
This was to act as the protector Khepra, of the ka or immaterial vitality of the sahu or mummy.
The ka controls and protects the deceased: he brings him food which they eat together.