Tag Archive: Papyrus Sallier I

Prayer to Thoth – papyrus Sallier I (unknown translator)

O Djehuty, place me in Khmun, your city, where life is pleasant! You supply me what I need in bread and beer, you keep watch over my mouth when speaking. Would that I had Djehuty behind me at the Judgement!…
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Prayer to Thoth – papyrus Sallier I (M.Lichtheim)

O Thoth, convey me to Khmun, Your town where life is pleasing; Supply my needs of bread and beer, And guard my mouth (in) speaking! If only I had Thoth behind me tomorrow, “Come!” They would say; I enter in…
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Prayer to Thoth – papyrus Sallier I (J.L.Foster)

O Thoth, take me to Hermopolis, Your City where it is pleasant to live, providing for my needs of food and drink and watching over the words I utter. If only Thoth would be near me tomorrow! ‘Come’, They say,…
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