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Saltos de línea: ka
Pronunciación: /kɑː

Definición de ka en inglés:


(In ancient Egypt) the supposed spiritual part of an individual human being or god, which survived (with the soul) after death and could reside in a statue of the person. See also ba.
Example sentences
  • Ancient Egyptians believed that death occurs when a person's ka, leaves the body.
  • When born, every ancient Egyptian received their ka and it would stay with them until their death.

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