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pschent

[ skent, pskent ]
/ skɛnt, pskɛnt /
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noun
the double crown worn by ancient Egyptian kings, symbolic of dominion over Upper and Lower Egypt, which had previously been separate kingdoms.
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Origin of pschent

1805–15; <Greek pschént<Egyptian pʾ-sh̬mty, equivalent to pʾ- deictic + sh̬m powerful + ty feminine dual marker

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