Abu Simbel: Meaning and Definition of

A•bu Sim•bel

Pronunciation: (ä'b sim'bel, -bul), [key]
  1. a former village in S Egypt, on the Nile: site of two temples of Ramses II; now inundated by Lake Nasser, created by the Aswan High Dam.
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