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They are called hieroglyphs.

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How did the Egyptians used hieroglyphs to communicate

Explain what hieroglyphics were and who used them.

An early form of paper made from reed is calledΒ 

TheΒ Β helped historians understand hieroglyphics.Β Β (Rosetta Stone/astronomers)

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What are the symbols and pictures of the ancient Egyptian writing called?


What was the ancient Egyptian writing called that includes many symbols that are like pictures?

Hieroglyphics .

How many symbols were in Egyptian writing?

Egyptian writing was called hiroglyphs. It first had 700 symbols then rose to 6,000 symbols.

Symbols used in picture writing are called?

If you were asking about Egyptian picture writing the symbols are called hieroglyphs.

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What is the word for Egyptian writing where pictorial symbols were used?

they are called called hieroglyphics.

Is Egyptian form of writing hieroglyphics or cuneiform?

The ancient Egyptian writing system is called "hieroglyphics."

What is the name of the ancient Egyptian symbol?

Ancient Egyptians had many symbols. Did you mean their system of writing? That's called hieroglyphics. Did you mean the cross with a loop in the top? That's called an ankh.

What is the ancient form of Egyptian writing called?


What is the ancient Egyptian form of writing called?


What is the ancient Egyptian system of writing called?

The ancient Egyptians had a form of pictorial writing called hieroglyphs. The hieroglyphs were various pictures that stood for single letter sounds or the sounds of multiple letters put together.The name of the Ancient Egyptian writing system is called "hieroglyphics."These were pictographs, picture symbols that could represent letter sounds, words and phrases.Hieroglyphics.Hieroglyphics.

What was significant about Egyptian writing?

Egyptian writing is important because the ancient type of Egyptian writing called "Cuneiform" is the oldest known type of writing/recording.

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