Someone drew this symbol on my arm, and said it was an egyptian one and had some meaning, but I can't find it anywhere. The top that is obscured curls to the left.

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Looks like the Adinkra "Aya" (fern) symbol:

Adinkra Aya

Adinkra is not Egyptian, though. It originates from the Ashanti and Baoulé peoples, in the neighborhood of Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire (respectively).

  • Yep, that was it!
    – RobKohr
    Sep 28, 2017 at 18:21

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