Sentence Examples


  • Pyramids were erected for queens as well as for kings, and the position of the queens was little inferior to that of their consorts, though, so far as monumental representations go, they always yielded precedence to the latter.
  • ,, Pyramids and Temples of G-izeh; P.T.
  • At Saqqara, opposite Memphis itself, the steppyramid of Zoser of the IIIrd Dynasty, several pyramids of the Vth and VIth Dynasties, and innumerable mastaba-tombs of the Old Kingdom, are crowded together in the cemetery.
  • They were pyramids on a square or oblong base, rising in successive terraces to a small summit-platform.
  • Thirty miles north are the pyramids of Meroe.