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Chephren

[kef-ruh n] /ˈkɛf rən/
noun
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Khafre

[kaf-rey, kahf-] /ˈkæf reɪ, ˈkɑf-/
noun
1.
(Chephren) flourished late 26th century b.c, Egyptian king of the fourth dynasty (son of Cheops): builder of second pyramid at El Giza.
Also, Kafre.
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British Dictionary definitions for Chephren

Chephren

/ˈkɛfrən/
noun
1.
See Khafre

Khafre

/ˈkæfreɪ; ˈkɑːfreɪ/
noun
1.
Greek name Chephren. king of Egypt (c. 2550 bc) of the 4th dynasty. He built the second pyramid and is thought to have built the Sphinx at Giza
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Encyclopedia Article for Chephren

fourth king of the 4th dynasty (c. 2575-c. 2465 BC) of Egypt and builder of the second of the three Pyramids of Giza.

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