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brendan

10th January 2013, 22:04
Unit of light in Egyptian city - LUXOR (Egyptian City) If 'Light' is 'L' and 'Gold' is 'OR', where does the 'UX' come from?

Sound of visitors arrival or farewell in desert - RAT A TAT - What is the ref. to 'Farewell in desert'? (Or is it to do with Desert Rats)?
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andyc

10th January 2013, 22:07
a lux is a unit of light (illuminance) brendan
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malone

10th January 2013, 22:07
Lux is a unit of light, then 'or' for gold.

The other one has 'ta ta' (farewell) inside 'rat'.
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mamya

10th January 2013, 22:07
Lux SI unit of illumination + OR
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monkey

10th January 2013, 22:07
i believe LUX is a measurement of light intensity
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trevor

10th January 2013, 22:07
Farewell = tata
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brendan

10th January 2013, 22:08
Excellent, thanks all.
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trevor

10th January 2013, 22:12
i don't see how you get the OR in luxor from the clue!
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mamya

10th January 2013, 22:21
Oh no I presumed 'gold' was in the clue
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andyc

10th January 2013, 22:24
It was Mamya and Trevor : 3d)Unit of light gold in Egyptian city (5)
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