E. A. Wallis Budge

E. A. Wallis Budge, British academic.

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Sir Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis Budge (27 July 1857 – 23 November 1934) was an English Egyptologist, Orientalist, and philologist who worked for the British Museum and published numerous works on the ancient Near East. He made numerous trips to Egypt and the Sudan on behalf of the British Museum to buy antiquities, and helped it build its collection of cuneiform tablets, manuscripts, and papyri. He published many books on Egyptology, helping to bring the findings to larger audiences. In 1920, he was knighted for his service to Egyptology and the British Museum. Earlier life E. A. Wallis Budge was born in 1857 in Bodmin, Cornwall, to Mary Ann Budge, a young woman whose father was a waiter in a Bodmin hotel.

Papyrus of Ani
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Papyrus of Ani ... the British Museum between the years 1886 and 1913 by Budge, E. A. Wallis (Ernest Alfred Wallis), Sir, 1857-1934, p.335 The Egyptian Book of the Dead:...

Osiris
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Osiris ... Alison E. Rautman (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2000), 187-201. Roth, 199. "Egyptian ideas of the future life.", E. A Wallis Budge, chapter...

Mike (cat)
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Mike (cat) ... a cat who guarded the gates of the British Museum whose fame was such that Time magazine devoted two articles to him on his death. E. A. Wallis Budge's...

Thoth
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Thoth ... Chicago: Ares Publishers inc., 1979). Budge, E. A. Wallis. Egyptian Religion. Kessinger Publishing, 1900. Budge, E. A. Wallis. The Gods of the Egyptians Volume...

Set animal
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Set animal ... E. A. Wallis Budge) The sha is usually depicted as a slender canid, resembling a greyhound or a jackal, with three distinguishing features: a stiff tail...

Book of the Dead
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Book of the Dead ... discovered by Sir E. A. Wallis Budge in 1888 and was taken to the British Museum, where it currently resides. The Book of the Dead developed from a tradition...

Kyphi
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Kyphi ...  52 Monier Williams (1872), "कपि", A Sanskrit-English Dictionary, Clarendon Press, p. 202a E. A. Wallis Budge (1902), A History of Egypt, 1, Oxford University...

Wallis (surname)
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Wallis (surname) ... inventor of the bouncing bomb Diana Wallis, a British politician E. A. Wallis Budge (1857–1954), an Egyptologist Gary Wallis, percussionist for rock group Pink...

Horus
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Horus ... 77 (1977), p.145 Hymn to Osiris Un-Nefer, Translated by E.A.Wallis Budge Budge, E.A. Wallis ; 1901, Egyptian Magic, Kegan, Paul, Trench and Trübner &...

Medjed
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Medjed ... belongs to the House of Osiris, who shoots with his eye, yet is unseen. E.A. Wallis Budge translated the corresponding passage in the New Kingdom Papyri, known...

List of kings of Axum
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Saint George and the Dragon
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Christianity among the Mongols
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Land of Punt
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Queen of Sheba
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Rosetta Stone
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Kebra Nagast
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List of Egyptian deities
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Dil Na'od
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