ka

[kah]
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noun Egyptian Religion.

a spiritual entity, an aspect of the individual, believed to live within the body during life and to survive it after death.

Nearby words

  1. k.p.,
  2. k.t.,
  3. k.v.,
  4. k/t boundary,
  5. k2,
  6. ka pai,
  7. ka-,
  8. ka-boom,
  9. kaaba,
  10. kaal

Origin of ka

1890–95; < Egyptian kʾ

kA

kiloampere; kiloamperes.

ka-

variant of ker-.
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British Dictionary definitions for ka

ka

noun

(in ancient Egypt) an attendant spirit supposedly dwelling as a vital force in a man or statue

Word Origin for ka

from Egyptian

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