Karnak


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Kar·nak

 (kär′năk′)
A village of east-central Egypt on the right bank of the Nile River on part of the site of ancient Thebes. Its pharaonic remains include the Great Temple of Amun and a massive structure begun by Amenhotep III.

Karnak

(ˈkɑːnæk)
n
(Placename) a village in E Egypt, on the Nile: site of the N part of the ruins of ancient Thebes

Kar•nak

(ˈkɑr næk)

n.
a village in E Egypt, on the Nile: the N part of the ruins of ancient Thebes.
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It was then passing over Mabunguru, a stony country, strewn with blocks of syenite of a fine polish, and knobbed with huge bowlders and angular ridges of rock; conic masses, like the rocks of Karnak, studded the soil like so many Druidic dolmens; the bones of buffaloes and elephants whitened it here and there; but few trees could be seen, excepting in the east, where there were dense woods, among which a few villages lay half concealed.
I expect Patty's Place will seem rather small after the Hall of the Kings at Karnak, but I never did like big places to live in.
Chinese Great Wall, among the temples of Karnak and Palmyra and in the
155-94) treats Osiris Lord of the Neheh-eternity, whose Karnak chapel was erected in the late 26th dynasty.
UNDER PS440 EGYPT: On the Beach (0871 474 3000) offers seven nights' all-inclusive at five-sta Sofitel Karnak Luxor Hotel, Luxor, from PS435, with flights ex-Gatwick, June 12.
UNDER PS440 EGYPT: On the Beach (0871 474 3000) offers seven nights' all-inclusive at five-star Sofitel Karnak Luxor Hotel, Luxor, from PS435, with flights ex-Gatwick, June 12.
Une Allee d'une longueur de 2 km, bordee de sphinx a la tete de belier, relie Karnak a Louxor, c'est la fameuse Allee des Beliers, dont le projet de restauration, lance depuis des annees, avance a pas de tortue et traEne toujours faute de financement.
Architecture, power, and religion; Hatshepsut, Amun & Karnak in context.
King Tuthmosis III ruled Egypt between 1504 and 1450 BCE and brought seeds and different breeds of animals and birds from the region around what is now Lebanon, whose achievements is recorded at Karnak Temple in Upper Egypt.
Now, defeated souls while away their time in the eponymous Karnak cafe, the name, evoking ancient Egypt's largest Pharaonic temple, a monument to bygone splendor and resting place of the departed.
Mursi promised tourists visiting the temples of Luxor and Karnak "to make every effort to prevent anything that could damage tourism again.
The town, dubbed the world's largest open air museum, has ancient sites Karnak, Temple of the Sunrise and Thebes.