The ankh is the Egyptian hieroglyph representing the NH ˁ word, which means "life." It is an attribute of the Egyptian gods that can keep the loop, or wear one in each hand, arms crossed over the chest. This symbol was called crux ansata Latin ("ankh")
Visit the world of the Ancient Egyptians and discover facts about the Scarab beetle. The Egyptian Scarab. Fascinating facts and information about the Egyptian Scarab Symbol that featured in the history and mythology of ancient Egypt.