Kmt, Kemet ‘Egypt’ : its etymology

The etymology of Kmt ‘Egypt’ One of the native names for Ancient Egypt was Kmt. This is the one that survived into Coptic as kem and xemi. The etymology of this word is generally understood as meaning « (the) Black (One) ». Kmt: ‘The Black One’ This is the translation offered by the Wörterbuch of Erman and … Lire la suite de Kmt, Kemet ‘Egypt’ : its etymology