THE LETTER "K" in Hieroglyphics

Today's hieroglyphic is the letter "K"

image: k in hieroglyphics
The Basket = K
This basket is the symbol for the Letter K 
It's pronounced "k" as in KILO. 
AND, it can also be used for C as in CUP, 
where the C sounds like K."

The K symbol looks like a basket for scooping up kilos of grains. 
The word kilo also starts with K. 
Think of a Kilo weight measure to remember its shape.

The cup symbol can be used to write the K in names like 
Kevin, Keith, Ken,
Kate, Kim, and Kristen.

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