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the next life, in which the dead are believed to live again
afterlife
a dead body preserved in lifelike condition
mummy
a huge building with four sloping outside walls shaped like triangles; in Egypt, pyramids were built as royal tombs
pyramid
an ancient city capitalbof Upper Egypt; site of Great Pyramids
Giza
Egyptians believed in
afterlife
believed to be home of dead
west bank of Nile
years it took to build pyramids
20 years
process of mummification
2-3 months
wife of Osiris
Isis
sites of pyramids
west bank of Nile
god of living and dead
Osiris
chief god that protected rich and poor
Amon-Re
pyramids built during
Old Kingdom
Egyptians believe in
several groups of gods
god of the sky and son of Osiris
Horus