The month may be divided in two ways: a fractional part may be taken (decad or pentad), as in East Africa or Ancient Egypt (moon-week), or the week may be settled without regard to the length of the month (market-week, &c.).
The methods of threshing and winnowing were the same as those in use in ancient Egypt.
A similar body, with a title corresponding to 4LAot, is found in ancient Egypt (Erman, Ancient Egypt, Eng.
Greyhounds have been bred from time immemorial in Eastern Europe and Western Asia, while unmistakable representatives are figured on the monuments of ancient Egypt.
Erman Life in Ancient Egypt (1894, especially pp. 200-233); for Egyptian evidence, see W.