abydos abydos

Definition(s):

  • (n) an ancient Greek colony on the Asiatic side of the Dardanelles; scene of the legend of Hero and Leander

News

  • Tablet Company with Unique Charitable Philosophy Enters the Market

    CINCINNATI, July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New tablet company, Abydos Innovations, launched in early 2013 and is aiming to be a business with a big difference.  The company seeks to bridge the digital divide ...
    on July 22, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  • "Abydos is archaeologically rich, and even more important historically than Giza and Luxor," Hawass said. "It was also a sacred pilgrimage site for Osiris, and almost every king in Ancient Egypt built a cenotaph or a chapel dedicated to the...
    on Aug 7, 2008 By: Zahi Hawass Source: Al-Ahram Weekly

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