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WikiProject Ancient Egypt

Some Wikipedians have formed a project to better organize information in articles related to Ancient Egypt. This page and its subpages contain their suggestions; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians. If you would like to help, please inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list there.


This WikiProject aims primarily to improve the overall quality of articles that fall under this subject area. It also seeks to standardize the chronology and spellings of proper names within Ancient Egypt related articles.

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The parent of this WikiProject is WikiProject Egypt.

  • Featured articles

Abuwtiyuw, Ahmose I, Ancient Egypt, Ancient Egyptian deities, Ancient Egyptian literature, Egyptian temple, Osiris myth, Philitas of Cos, Rosetta Stone, Sirius, The Mummy (1999 film)

  • Good Articles:

Amenhotep I, Artaxerxes III of Persia, Book of the Dead, Darius the Great, Eye of Ra, Gaza, Gebelein predynastic mummies, Nefertiti bust, Saluki, The Prince of Egypt, Thinis, Thutmose I, Valley of the Kings, Pyramid of Userkaf

  • B-Class articles

Aahhotep I, Aaron, Abdi-Heba, Abu Simbel temples, Abydos, Egypt, Ahhotep I, Alashiya, Alchemy, Amarna, Amenemhat I, Amenhotep III, Amenhotep II, Amenmesse, Ancient Egyptian cuisine, Ancient Egyptian race controversy, Ancient Egyptian religion, Ancient Egyptian royal titulary, Ancient Egyptian units of measurement, Ankhesenamen, Asander, Avaris, Ay, Bob Brier, Bubastis, Cleopatra (1963 film), Conventional Egyptian chronology, Coptic language, Diadochi, Djoser, Dung beetle, Amelia Edwards, Egyptian hieroglyphs, Egyptian language, Egyptian pyramids, Egyptomania, Raymond O. Faulkner, Fayum mummy portraits, Great Pyramid of Giza, Alexander the Great, Habiru, Hakor, Harsiese A, Hatshepsut, Heliopolis (ancient), Hellenion (Naucratis), Hephaestion, High Priests of Amun, History of Ptolemaic Egypt, History of ancient Egypt, Horemheb, Huni, KV55, Khafra, Khufu, Labaya, List of ancient Egyptian sites, Manuel de Codage, Medius of Larissa, Meleager (general), Mentuhotep II, Pepi I Meryre, Moses, Margaret Murray, Naucratis, Neferefre, Neferhotep I, Pepi II Neferkare, Nefertari, Demetrius II Nicator, Osorkon I, Osorkon II, Oxyrhynchus, Ozymandias, Xerxes I of Persia, Peucestas, Philip II of Macedon, Philo, Piye, Psusennes I, Ptolemaic Kingdom, Ptolemy I Soter, Ptolemy VIII Physcon, Ptolemy XII Auletes, Pyramid of Djoser, Ramesses I, Ramesses II, Ramesses III, Ramesses XI, Renseneb, Sahure, Sea Peoples, Seleucus I Nicator, Senusret I, Septuagint, Seti I, Seti II, Setnakhte, Shabaka, Shebitku, Sheshonk I, Sheshonk II, Sheshonk IV, Siamun, Smenkhkare, Sneferu, Takelot I, Tefnakht, Temple of Edfu, Teti, Son of Minhotep, Thebes, Egypt, Thutmose II, Thutmose III, Tomb of Aline, Transliteration of Ancient Egyptian, Tutankhamun, Userkaf, Arthur Weigall, Yuya

  • C-class articles

Alexandria, Amada, Ankh, Antiochus IV Epiphanes, Antipater, Mark Antony, Anubis, Apis (Egyptian mythology), E. A. Wallis Budge, Chapelle Rouge, Cleopatra VII, Cyrus the Great, Egyptian numerals, Egyptian pyramid construction techniques, Great Sphinx of Giza, Horus, Hyksos, Isis, KV62, KV63, Karnak, Athanasius Kircher, Library of Alexandria, Maat, Manetho, Mummy, Nefertiti, Nephthys, Neues Museum, Osiris, Osorkon III, Flinders Petrie, Philae, Precinct of Amun-Re, Ra, Ramesseum, Rhind Mathematical Papyrus, Saqqara, Set animal, Shoshenq C, TT52, Takelot III, Thoth, Ushabti, Thomas Young (scientist)

  • Lists

List of children of Ramesses II, Gardiner's sign list, Index of Egypt-related articles, Index of Egyptian mythology articles, Index of modern Egypt-related articles, List of Egyptian papyri by date, List of Egyptologists, List of Theban Tombs, List of ancient Egyptian dynasties, List of ancient Egyptians, List of burials in the Valley of the Kings, List of governors of Roman Egypt, List of hieroglyphs/A, List of hieroglyphs/AA, List of hieroglyphs/B, List of hieroglyphs/C, List of hieroglyphs/D, List of hieroglyphs/E, List of hieroglyphs/G, List of hieroglyphs/H, List of hieroglyphs/I, List of hieroglyphs/K, List of hieroglyphs/L, List of hieroglyphs/O, List of hieroglyphs/P, List of hieroglyphs/Q, List of hieroglyphs/R, List of hieroglyphs/W, List of hieroglyphs/X, List of hieroglyphs/Y, List of hieroglyphs/Z, List of hieroglyphs/german-Gardiner-list-translated, List of monarchs of Kerma, List of monarchs of Kush, List of pharaohs, Zahi Hawass bibliography, Papyri (chronology), Twenty-sixth dynasty of Egypt family tree, Twenty-sixth dynasty of Egypt Timeline, Viceroy of Kush

  • Start-class article

Start-Class Ancient Egypt articles

  • Stub-class articles

Stub-Class Ancient Egypt articles

  • Unassessed

Aa (architect), Ancient Near East, Eratosthenes, Exploration of the Valley of the Kings, Hieroglyph, Imhotep (character), Maatkare Mutemhat, Robert Morkot, Soba (city), Tatenen, The Seven Hills,

  • Did You Know?

Diadochi 8 May 2004, Saqqara Bird 13 September 2006, Ankhhaf 14 April 2007, Oxyrhynchus Papyri 22 May 2007, False door 17 September 2007, Reserve head 5 April 2007, Medical papyri 30 October 2007, Two Ladies 17 January 2008, Mining industry of Egypt 27 March 2008, Pierre Lacau 23 June 2008, Obelisk of Theodosius 25 August 2008, Wadi es-Sebua 27 September 2008, Temple of Maharraqa 27 September 2008, Temple of Derr 27 September 2008, Temple of Dakka 27 September 2008, Amada 27 September 2008, Tharbis 13 March 2009, Ancient Egyptian creation myths 7 April 2009, Ancient Egyptian retainer sacrifices 3 December 2009, The Younger Lady (mummy) 26 February 2010, Egyptian temple 9 February 2011, Egyptian mythology 16 January 2012, Eye of Ra 16 January 2012, Osiris myth 12 June 2012, Double Falcon 29 November 2012, Horus Sa 5 January 2013, Ancient Egyptian deities 10 April 2013, Imyremeshaw 28 August 2013

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