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Thousands of years ago, Meroe was a thriving hub of trade and home to some 25,000 residents.
The pyramids of Meroe await a day when stability will allow outsiders to peek at a forgotten ancient kingdom.
One of his projects resulted in a new road from Khartoum, the capital of Sudan, to the monuments at Meroe.
These were Ethiopians, whose land lay beyond that of Meroe and who had also felt the weight and power of the arms of Egypt.The Cat of Bubastes|G. A. Henty
Syene itself is situated about midway between these places, consequently from thence to Meroe is a distance of 5000 stadia.
The people of the country called the place I visited, "Meroe" as likewise the whole territory where these ruins are found.A Narrative of the Expedition to Dongola and Sennaar|George Bethune English
Now Philo, in his account of a voyage by sea to Ethiopia, has given us the clima of Meroe.
Diodorus indeed tells us that Cambyses founded the famous city of Meroe, and gave it the name of Meroe after his mother.The History of Antiquity|Max Duncker