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a city in Egypt where the Great Pyramid is located

Giza

2

a village built for workers at the Valley of the kings in Egypt

Deir el-Medina

3

Legendary ancient Egyptian king who is credited with uniting Lower and Upper Egypt

Menes

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Egyptian priest and advisor who began keeping records of the of the ancient Egyptians Kings.

Manetho

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Egyptian pharaoh for whom the Great Pyramid at Giza was built

Khufu

6

Queen of ancient Egypt who proclaimed herself pharaoh and ruled during the New Kingdom

Hatshepsut

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Egyptian ruler who changed his name from IV and called for the worship of one god, Aton

Akhenaten

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to unite, combine, or bring together

unify

9

in ancient Egypt, a god-king

pharaoh

10

a form of writing based on pictures

hieroglyphics

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a large stone building to serve as a house for the dead

pyrimid

12

a preserved dead body

mummy

13

the way people use an manage resouces

economy

14

a stone on which a passage was written in three languages:Greek, Egyptian hieroglyphics, and a form of Egyptian cursive writing

Rosetta Stone