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city in western Saudi Arabia; site of the tomb of Muhammad; the second most holy city of Islam Al Madinah , Medina
Englishman and Egyptologist who in 1922 discovered and excavated the tomb of Tutankhamen (1873-1939) Carter , Howard Carter
empty tomb cenotaph
prehistoric megalithic tomb typically having two large upright stones and a capstone cromlech , dolmen , portal tomb
inscription on tomb or monument epigraph
euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb) eternal rest , eternal sleep , quietus , rest , sleep
city of central Iraq south of Baghdad; a holy city for Shiite Muslims because it is the site of the tomb of Mohammed's grandson who was killed there in 680 Karbala , Kerbala , Kerbela
person who Jesus raised from the dead after four days in the tomb; this miracle caused the enemies of Jesus to begin the plan to put him to death Lazarus
tomb, ancient Egyptian mastaba
Egyptian tomb with sloping sides, flat roof mastaba
ancient Egyptian mud-brick tomb with a rectangular base and sloping sides and flat roof mastaba , mastabah
Egypt tomb mastaba , pyramid
grand tomb mausoleum
tomb, large stately mausoleum
tomb material cover pall
large structure with square base, triangular sides, often used as a tomb pyramid
Egyptian monument/tomb for pharaohs pyramid
tomb, stone sarcophagus
Pharaoh of Egypt around 1358 BC; his tomb was discovered almost intact by Howard Carter in 1922 Tutankhamen
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