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ka

[kah] /kɑ/
noun, Egyptian Religion.
1.
a spiritual entity, an aspect of the individual, believed to live within the body during life and to survive it after death.
Origin of ka
1890-1895
1890-95; < Egyptian kʾ

kA

1.
kiloampere; kiloamperes.

ka-

1.
variant of ker-.
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ka

/kɑː/
noun
1.
(in ancient Egypt) an attendant spirit supposedly dwelling as a vital force in a man or statue
Word Origin
from Egyptian
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