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  Egypt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Arab Republic of Egypt, commonly known as Egypt, (in Arabic: مصر, romanized Miṣr, or Maṣr in Egyptian dialect), kemet in Ancient Egyptian, is a republic predominantly in north-eastern Africa, together with the Sinai in southwest Asia.
Egypt is famous for its ancient civilization and some of the world's most stunning ancient monuments, including the Giza Pyramids, the Karnak Temple and the Valley of the Kings; the southern city of Luxor contains a particularly large number of ancient artifacts.
Egypt was the first Arab state to establish peace with the State of Israel after the signing of the Israel-Egypt Peace Treaty after the Camp David Accords).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Egypt   (2004 words)

  
 Egypt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The name Egypt came via the Latin word Aegyptus derived from the ancient Greek word Αίγυπτος "aiguptos", which in turn is derived from the ancient Egyptian phrase ḥwt-k3-ptḥ ("Hut ka Ptah"), the name of a temple of the god Ptah at Memphis.
Egypt borders on Libya on the west, on Sudan on the south and on Israel on the northeast.
Egypt's important role in geopolitics stems from its strategic position: as a land bridge between Africa and Asia, and as a passage between the Mediterranian Sea and the Indian Ocean through the Suez Canal.
www.butte-silverbow.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Egyptian   (2034 words)

  
 Meaning of Arms
Coats of arms were, for the most part, freely adopted by individuals at some point in the Middle Ages or later.
One broad category of arms for which the meaning is easy to guess is that of canting arms (armes parlantes): those are arms for which the blazon (the verbal description) offers a pun on the name of the family.
During the 7th crusade led by Louis IX of France in Egypt, at the battle of Mansourah, in 1250, Geoffroy de Chateaubriant was holding the royal banner of azure a semy of fleurs-de-lys or, and was so severely wounded defending it that his blood soaked the banner.
www.heraldica.org /topics/meaning.htm   (1599 words)

  
 Coat of Arms of Yemen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
'Yemen's Coat of Arms depict a golden eagle with a scroll between its claws.
The North had a coat of arms more similar to the present day one.
The South had a coat of arms more similar to the coat of arms of Egypt and iraq
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Coat_of_Arms_of_Yemen   (169 words)

  
 Egypt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Egypt is famous for its Ancient Egyptancient civilisation and some of the world's most stunning ancient monuments, including the pyramidsGiza Pyramids, the Karnak Temple and the Valley of the Kings.
Egypt's opposition called for a boycott of a May 25 referendum on allowing the country's first competitive presidential polls, angrily complaining that the proposed change is far away from meaningful reform.
Egypt's three main legal opposition parties and the banned Muslim Brotherhood have called for a boycott of a May 25 referendum on a constitutional amendment allowing for the first competitive presidential polls that they say is flawed.
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 lyon coat of arms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
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 Egypt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The vast majority of Egypt's population inhabit the banks of the Nile river (about 40,000 km²).Large areas of land are part of the Sahara Desert and are sparsely inhabited.
Egypt is famous for its ancient civilisation and some of the world's most stunning ancient monuments, including the Giza Pyramids, the Karnak Temple and the Valley of the Kings.
Egypt also has a strong Christian heritage as evidenced by the existence of the Coptic Orthodox Church headed by the Patriarch of Alexandria, which claims a following of 50 million Christians worldwide (one of the famous Coptic Orthodox Churches is Saint Takla Haimanot Church in Alexandria http://www.St-Takla.org).
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 The Family Coat of Arms Shop   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
egardless of their origins, coats of arms became military status symbols, and their popularity increased along with the popularity of the tournament, which was developed in the mid-eleventh century in France.
By 1400 A.D., bearing a coat of arms had become a prerequisite to participation in a tournament, and due to the importance of social standing in such pageants, a coat of arms also became a mark of noble status.
Your family Coat of Arms is reproduced in authentic heraldic colors on a white collared Golf Shirt.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Egypt
In ancient Egypt the tuft of papyrus was the coat of arms or symbol of the Northern Kingdom.
of Egypt) and often wore a double crown consisting of the white crown of the South and the red crown of the North; the arms of the United Kingdom were formed by a union of the lotus and the papyrus, the emblems of the two countries.
That ancient population of Egypt, referred to in later texts as the "Horus-worshippers", have recently emerged from the mythical obscurity to which their kings have been relegated before the days of Manetho, who knows them as the xxx, "the shades", i.e.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/05329b.htm   (18387 words)

  
 campbell coat of arms
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 Encyclopedia article on Egypt [EncycloZine]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Arab Republic of Egypt, commonly known as Egypt, (in Arabic: مصر, romanized Mişr or Maşr, in Egyptian dialect) is a republic mostly located in northeastern Africa.
Egypt was the first Arab country to establish peace with Israel after the signing of the Israel-Egypt Peace Treaty (main point of the Camp David Accords).
Egypt regularly holds multi-party elections, but there is expressed concern from international human rights observers concerning freedom of speech, government interference in local elections, etc.
encyclozine.com /Egyptian   (1336 words)

  
 Egypt
Egypt adopted a red-white-fl flag at this time, though not identical to the current model.
The inscription on the ribbon is Jumhuriyat Misr al-Arabiya (Arab Republic of Egypt).
Even thou both the inscription of the former coat of arms Al-Jumhuriya (Al-Arabiya Al-Misriya) and Jumhuriyat Misr Al-Arabiya are translated to the same "Arab Republic of Egypt", there is a big internal political difference between the two.
flagspot.net /flags/eg.html   (1559 words)

  
 The Family Coat of Arms
This allegorical coat of arms was borne by the mayor of Kiel
It is not known whether or not he brought the coat of arms to kiel from his parents' house in Osnabrück.
The slogan of the coat of arms, on the one hand, refers literally to the removal of the hunting falcon's red cowl at the beginning of the hunt, while, on the other hand, one might surmise from it the hope for an end to post- Reformation chaos.
www.lengerke.org /crest.html   (1043 words)

  
 russian coat of arms
The main feature of the Russian coat of arms is the Two-headed Eagle which first served as a coat of arms in the 15th century.
The Two-headed Eagle serves as the Russian Coat of Arms since 15th century, when it was borrowed by Tsar Ivan the III...
Russian Coat of Arms The Russian coat of arms is formally the golden eagle and all it's charges on a red shield (with no other elements) — much...
arms.n100.info /russian-coat-of-arms   (481 words)

  
 Coat of Arms Shop - Whats in A Name?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
This knowledge of the various devices and symbols was called Heraldry, and as the announcement was accompanied with the sound of a trumpet, it was termed “blazoning the arms.” The earliest coats of arms were fairly simple -- bars or wavy lines, a lion rampant or an eagle displayed, or an arrangement of fleurs-de-lis.
Regardless of their origins, coats of arms became military status symbols, and their popularity increased along with the popularity of the tournament, which was developed in the mid-eleventh century in France.
Though many people think that coats-of arms were granted only to nobility, they can actually be found for more than ninety percent of all names.
www.coatofarms-shop.com /whatsinaname23.html   (485 words)

  
 Coats of Arms
Articles relating to Proto-Heraldry in Early Christian Ireland, Heraldry in Ireland, Gaelic Irish Heraldry and Heraldic Practice, The Coats of Arms of Irish Septs, The "Meaning" of Coats of Arms, Clans and Chieftains in Ireland, Mac and O in Irish Surnames, The Distortion of Irish Surnames, Irish Personal Names and Spurious Coats of Arms.
The coat of arms graphics I create are copyright © Eddie Geoghegan and are subject to legal protection worldwide.
Although the vast majority of armorial bearings are hundreds of years old and not subject to regulation, certain coats of arms, badges, crests etc. may also be subject separate copyright restrictions.
www.heraldry.ws /findex.html   (749 words)

  
 The Rutherford Coat of Arms
Originally coat of arms were embroidered on the surcoat of the armoured knights.
When the martlet is used as a 'difference' on the shield, it indicates that the bearer is the fourth born son of the owner of the coat of arms.
The helm [helmet] was added to arms before the beginning of the 14th century and in the 16th century to indicate the rank of the bearer.
freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com /~rutherford/rutherford_coat_of_arms.htm   (6578 words)

  
 english coat of arms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Official repository of the coats of arms and pedigrees of English, Welsh, Northern Irish and Commonwealth families and their descendants.
Search for your family name and coat of arms, family name histories, family coat of arms, crest, family tartans and clans, and surname origins.
Coat of Arms Coffee Mug Wake up in the mornings, and drink your coffee from this stylish Coat of Arms Coffee Mug.
www.armsstop.n100.info /english-coat-of-arms   (536 words)

  
 ArtLex's Co-Com page
In heraldic terms, this is also termed a "complete achievement." Heraldry governs the terms used to describe bearings and their arrangement in coats of arms.
The coat of arms at the bottom of the right-hand page -- lions holding a wreath with a fleur-de-lis — may be the composer's personal coat of arms.
The eagle and dragon emblazoned on the shield of this coat of arms are heraldic symbols of the Borghese family.
www.artlex.com /ArtLex/Co.html   (4636 words)

  
 MacDonogh Family Coat of Arms
CREST: A dexter arm eract couped at the elbow vested azure cuffed argent holding in the hand a sword erect entwined with a lizard all proper.
An early progenitor, Dermott of that Race, during the period known in England as the Roman Occupation and in Ireland as the Golden Age, is said to have hunted a wild boar around the whole of the island.
If an armed neutrality, even peace, were to be obtained, then an exchange of hostages, combined with a strategic marriage into the MacCarthy dynasty was the traditional and obvious answer.
www.felixmacdonogh.com /macdonogh_coa.htm   (4543 words)

  
 The Royal Pharmaceutical Society's coat of arms
The right to bear arms, which is controlled for the Crown by the Heralds of the College of Arms, has been granted to corporate bodies since the 15th century, when an award was made to the Worshipful Company of Drapers.
The coat of arms as it appeared on the grant of arms dated March 27, 1844
On the arms, as on the diploma certificate, the Society's choice of supporters shows a desire to acknowledge and trace the pharmacist's professional lineage back to the classical origins of Western medicine (through Galen on the viewer's right) and to Arab-Islamic medieval scholarship (through Avicenna on the viewer's left).
www.pharmj.com /Editorial/19991218/articles/coatofarms.html   (2638 words)

  
 Coats of Arms, Coat of Arms, Family Crest
Coats of Arms from Ireland and around the World by Eddie Geoghegan.
No membership is required and there is no limit to how many coats of arms graphics you may view.
Use the alphabetical index to navigate to the coat of arms of interest to you.
www.heraldry.ws   (281 words)

  
 italian coat of arms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
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His use of a bishop's mitre, rather than a papal crown in his coat of arms is a...
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 O'Neill coat of arms
Arms: Argent two lions rampant combatant Gules supporting a dexter hand couped at the wrist of the last, in chief three estoiles of the second, in base waves of the sea therein naiant a salmon all proper.
Pharaoh Nectonibus, then king of Egypt, being informed of his arrival and of his great valour, wisdom, and conduct in arms, made him General of all his forces against the king of Ethiopia then invading his country.
During the sojourn of Milesius in Egypt, he employed the most ingenious and able persons among his people to be instructed in the several trades, arts, and sciences used in Egypt; in order to have them taught to the rest of his people on his return to Spain.
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 coat of arms ring   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Coat of Arms Family Crests from around the World
Get your coat of arms family crest jpeg, histories, prints, shields, jewelry, rings and more.
Your Family Coat of Arms Print Your statement of a golden moment in history.
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 coat of arms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
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 Egypt Flag and Coats Of Arms Decals
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 PRiSM on the Web   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
This month Strathclyde became only the second university in Scotland to be granted a full coat of arms with supporters by the Lord Lyon, King of Arms, the ruling authority on matters heraldic in Scotland.
The arms are described in the Letters Patent, a legally binding vellum manuscript which was signed and sealed by the Lord Lyon earlier this month.
Supporters to coats of arms are granted to, amongst others, institutions with a royal charter which can demonstrate a significant contribution to the life of the nation.
www.strath.ac.uk /press/prism/iss123.htm   (817 words)

  
 The Holt Family Coat of Arms and Family History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
For any person to have a right to a coat of arms they must either have had it granted to them or be descended in the legitimate male line from a person to whom arms were granted or confirmed in the past.
The arms illustrated may be described heraldically as: Azure, two bars and in chief a cross formy fitchy or; Crest: A squirrel sejant or holding in its paws a hazel branch slipped and fructed all proper; and for Motto: 'Exaltavit Humiles.'
Arms supplied herein are purely in association to the surname given.
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 Daly coat of arms
Despite the sectarian divide he is strongly opposed to the integration of schools.
Milesius of Spain (supposedly 36th in descend from Adam) and progenitor of all the Celts in Ireland.
He married Scota, daughter of Pharaoh Nectonibus of Egypt and sister in law of King Solomon.
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 Genealogyweb Coat of Arms Gift Gallery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The classic display of the your family coat of arms.
This dashing plaque, proudly displays the your family name complete with Coat of Arms and Family Motto or War Cry, tastefully mounted on a solid walnut plaque.
Your family Coat of Arms is reproduced in authentic heraldic colors.
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