Origin of Memphian
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But history and tradition assert that they were the tombs of the Memphian Kings.
Your Memphian, however, is not at all content to date from 1820.American Adventures
Memphian, mem′fi-an, adj. relating to Memphis, an ancient capital of Egypt.
Cheops, one of the Memphian Kings, built the largest of the Pyramids, and near it are several others not much less in size.
Through the Memphian dark of the tomb cut a spear of light, touching the last stone of the stairway.The Insidious Dr. Fu-Manchu
- of or relating to ancient Memphis or its inhabitants
- an inhabitant or native of ancient Memphis
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