Abydos: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (u-bī'dus), [key]
— n.
  1. an ancient ruined city in central Egypt, near Thebes: temples and necropolis.
  2. an ancient town in NW Asia Minor, at the narrowest part of the Hellespont.
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