Main meanings of ka in English

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Pronunciation /kɑː/

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  • (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

    ‘it was made to provide a dwelling place for the ka of the king after his death’
    • ‘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.’
    soul, spirit, self, inner self, innermost self, ego, inner ego, true being, essential nature, life force, vital force, inner man, inner woman, persona, identity, personality, individuality, make-up, subconscious, mind, intellect

Main meanings of KA in English

: ka1KA2


Translate KA into Spanish


  • Karnataka.