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Saqqara

or Sak·ka·ra

[suh-kahr-uh]
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noun
  1. a village in S Egypt, S of Cairo: site of the necropolis of ancient Memphis; step pyramids; mastabas.
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  • So with the pyramid of Assa, who is mentioned in tablets at Saqqara, Karnak, and elsewhere.

    Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt

    Lewis Spence