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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sphinx

A sphinx is a mythical creature with the head of a human and the body of a lion. In Greek tradition, it has the head of a human, the haunches of a lion, and ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Sphinx_of_Giza

The Great Sphinx of Giza commonly referred to as the Sphinx of Giza or just the Sphinx, is a limestone statue of a reclining sphinx, a mythical creature with the ...

www.guardians.net/egypt/sphinx

The Sphinx of Giza is a symbol that has represented the essence of Egypt for thousands of years. Even with all of the pictures that we see of the Sphinx, nothing ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/uncovering-secrets-of-the-sphinx-5053442

The Sphinx was not assembled piece by piece but was carved from a single mass of limestone exposed when workers dug a horseshoe-shaped quarry in the  ...

www.sphinx-doc.org

Sphinx is a tool that makes it easy to create intelligent and beautiful documentation, written by Georg Brandl and licensed under the BSD license.

www.britannica.com/topic/sphinx

Mar 10, 2017 ... Sphinx, mythological creature with a lion's body and a human head, an important image in Egyptian and Greek art and legend. The word ...

sphinxsearch.com

Sphinx is an open source full text search server, designed with performance, relevance (search quality), and integration simplicity in mind. Sphinx lets you either ...

www.touregypt.net/featurestories/sphinx1.htm

The word "sphinx", which means 'strangler', was first given by the Greeks to a fabulous creature which had the head of a woman, the body of a lion and the ...

www.theoi.com/Ther/Sphinx.html

In Greek mythology the Sphinx was a female monster with the body of a lion, the head and breast of a woman, eagle's wings and, according to some, a serpent's ...

www.ancientegypt.co.uk/pyramids/about/sphinx.html

The Great Sphinx is a large human-headed lion that was carved from a mound of natural rock. It is located in Giza where it guards the front of Khafra's pyramid.