Saqqara

noun
a town in northern Egypt; site of the oldest Egyptian pyramids
Syn: ↑Saqqarah, ↑Sakkara
Instance Hypernyms: ↑town
Part Holonyms: ↑Egypt, ↑Arab Republic of Egypt, ↑United Arab Republic

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