Cheops, aka: Khufu; 3 Definition(s)
The 4th Dynasty pharaoh Khufu (Cheops) built the largest pyramid in Giza in 2600 BC; it towers 480 feet into the air and its base covers 13 acres.
Khufu was the second pharaoh in the Fourth Dynasty of the Old Kingdom of ancient Egypt. His full name was Khnum Khufu ("protected by Khnum"). Manetho called him Suphis although he was known to the Greeks as Cheops.
According to the Turin Kings list Khufu reigned for about twenty three years. However, Herodotus claims that he reigned for fifty years and Manetho credits him with a massive sixty-three year reign! The highest recorded regnal year from inscription is the seventeenth year.
Mycerinus (Menkaura) was Pharaoh of Upper and Lower Egypt in the 4th Dynasty of the Old King...
1) Chnum; The Egyptian ram god who makes the Nile delta fertile and suitable for agriculture...
Khafre, who was the son of Khufu, was also known as Chephren. He ruled from 2520 - 2494 B.C....
Sneferu (Snefru or Snofru - "he of beauty") may have been the son of Huni by a min...
|Pyramids Of Giza|
The Pyramids of Giza are over 4500 years old. They were built as the burial places for Khufu...
Userkaf, traditionally the first ruler of the 5th Dynasty is, like most of the other kings o...
commonly a ring engraved with some device ( Genesis 38:18 Genesis 38:25 ). Jezebel "wrote lette...
a seal used to attest documents ( Daniel 6:8-10 Daniel 6:12 ). In 6:17 , this word properly den...
Djedefre ("enduring like Re") ruled during the fourth dynasty of ancient Egypt. He...
- · Egypt Through The Stereoscope > ... > Khufu's Sarcophagus, Broken By Robbers, In The Sepulcher-chamber Of The Great Pyramid
- · Egypt Through The Stereoscope > ... > King Khufu's Tomb, The Great Pyramid Of Gizeh, And The Sepulchers Of His Nobles, From The Northwest
- · Egypt Through The Stereoscope > ... > Looking Down The Southwest Corner Of The Great Pyramid Upon The Mastabas Of Khufu's Lords
- · Egypt Through The Stereoscope > ... > The Entrance To The Great Pyramid, The Sepulcher Of Khufu (in North Face), Seen From Below
- · Egypt Through The Stereoscope > ... > Looking Down The Main Passage Leading To Khufu's Sepulcher Within The Great Pyramid
- · The Literature of the Ancient Egyptians > Stories Of Magicians Who Lived Under The Ancient Empire
- · Egypt Through The Stereoscope > ... > The Tomb Of A Feudal Lord At Benihasan, Built About 1900 B. C.
- · Egypt Through The Stereoscope > ... > The Road To The Pyramids, Westward Toward Gizeh
- · Egypt Through The Stereoscope > ... > The Great Pyramid Of Gizeh, A Tomb Of 5,000 Years Ago, From The Southeast
- · Egypt Through The Stereoscope > ... > Ninety-two-foot Obelisk Still Lying In The Assuan Granite Quarry At The First Cataract
- · The Gods of the Egyptians Vol 1 > Thoth And Maāt
- · The Literature of the Ancient Egyptians > The Book Of The Dead
- · The Gods of the Egyptians Vol 1 > The Great Triad Of Memphis, Pthaḥ, Skehet, And I-em-ḥetep
- · The Gods of the Egyptians Vol 1 > Hathor And The Hathor-goddesses
- · Kathasaritsagara (the Ocean of Story) > ... > The Origin of the Story of Ghaṭa and Karpara
- · Ancient Egypt the Light of the World > The Sign-language Of Astronomical Mythology - Part 1
- · Ancient Egypt the Light of the World > The Sign-language Of Astronomical Mythology - Part 2
» Click here to see all 17 search results in a detailed overview.
- Was this explanation helpufll? Leave a comment:
Make this page a better place for research and define the term yourself in your own words.