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Chephren

[kef-ruh n]
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noun
  1. Khafre.

Khafre

or Kaf·re

[kaf-rey, kahf-]
noun
  1. Chephren, flourished late 26th century b.c., Egyptian king of the fourth dynasty (son of Cheops): builder of second pyramid at El Giza.
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Chephren

noun
  1. See Khafre

Khafre

noun
  1. Greek name Chephren. king of Egypt (c. 2550 bc) of the 4th dynasty. He built the second pyramid and is thought to have built the Sphinx at Giza
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