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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Egyptian_pyramids

The Egyptian pyramids are ancient pyramid-shaped masonry structures located in Egypt. As of November 2008, sources cite either 118 or 138 as the number of identified Egyptian pyramids. Most were built as tombs for the country's pharaohs and their consorts during ...

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The pyramids were built to protect the body of the deceased pharaoh. These massive tombs were constructed to withstand the elements of time and were ...

www.ancientegypt.co.uk/pyramids/home.html

The ancient Egyptians built pyramids as tombs for the pharaohs and their queens . The pharaohs were buried in pyramids of many different shapes and sizes ...

www.history.com/topics/ancient-history/the-egyptian-pyramids

Built during a time when Egypt was one of the richest and most powerful civilizations in the world, the pyramids—especially the Great Pyramids of Giza— are ...

www.sciencealert.com/here-s-how-scientists-know-the-pyramids-were-built-to-store-pharaohs-not-grain

Nov 6, 2015 ... There's plenty of talk right now about a certain US politician's thoughts on the purpose of the pyramids. And while we'll let other sites deal with ...

www.catchpenny.org/whybuilt.html

And though the two kings [i.e. Khufu and Khafre] built the pyramids to serve as ... The purpose of these utterances, wrote W. Stevenson Smith, were "to aid the ...

www.quora.com/What-was-the-purpose-of-the-pyramids-of-Giza

The 3rd Dynasty saw the true pyramid-shaped superstructure take form, first as a stepped pyramid (successive tiers of mastabas built upon one another and ...

www.quora.com/What-was-the-purpose-of-the-Egyptian-pyramids

Pyramids have been long supposed to be the final resting places of Pharaohs, built to demonstrate their divine providence and to provide them ...

www.love-egypt.com/pyramids-of-egypt.html

Why did these people build the Pyramids of Egypt? Their purpose was not architectural but religious; the pyramids were tombs, lineally descended from the most ...

www.ushistory.org/civ/3e.asp

Pyramids were built for religious purposes. The Egyptians were one of the first civilizations to believe in an afterlife. They believed that a second self called the ...