Definition of Saqqara in English:


Line breaks: Saq|qara
Pronunciation: /səˈkɑːrə
  • A vast necropolis at the ancient Egyptian city of Memphis, with monuments dating from the 3rd millennium bc to the Graeco-Roman age, notably a step pyramid which is the first known building made entirely of stone (circa 2650 bc).

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