1-consonant hieroglyphs are like the letters of our alphabet, in that one sign represents one sound.
As well as 1-, 2- and 3-consonant signs, there are also 1-, 2- and 3-vowel signs
How many consonants does a biliteral sign have?
Is the 'djed' hieroglyph a:
This is the name 'Ramses', as used by Rameses II ('the Great'). How is his name made up?
Three 2-consonant signs and one 1-consonant sign
Two 1-consonant signs and two 2-consonant signs