Khufu

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Khu·fu

 (ko͞o′fo͞o′)
See Cheops.

Khufu

(ˈkuːfuː)
n
(Biography) the original name of Cheops

Che•ops

(ˈki ɒps)

n.
fl. early 26th century B.C., king of Egypt: builder of the great pyramid at Giza. Also called Khufu.
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Noun1.Khufu - Egyptian Pharaoh of the 27th century BC who commissioned the Great Pyramid at Giza
Pharaoh, Pharaoh of Egypt - the title of the ancient Egyptian kings
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Then it was time to head south to Cairo , or rather to Giza on the outskirts of the capital city to see the Great Pyramid, the largest surviving pyramid and funerary monument of pharoah Khufu (Cheops).