THE LETTER "S" in Hieroglyphics

What's the Egyptian hieroglyphic symbol for the letter S?

The ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic symbol for the letter S is the cloth. It looks like a piece of cloth hanging over the back of a chair.


Letter S in Egyptian Hieroglyphics
The Cloth = "S"

The cloth symbol is the for the letter "S"
It is pronounced "Sss" as in SOFT.

REMEMBER KEY: 
Cloth is soft, a word that starts with 'S'.
Think S for SOFT CLOTH to remember its shape. 

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The cloth symbol can be used to write in names like:
Sarah, Susan, and Samantha
Scott, Stewart, and Stephen
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