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synonyms for mastaba

  • edifice
  • memorial
  • monolith
  • shrine
  • tomb
  • cairn
  • cenotaph
  • obelisk
  • tribute
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How to use mastaba in a sentence

The interior of a mastaba is composed of three parts—the chamber, the serdab, and the well.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
It may seem that in considering the mastaba before the pyramid we have reversed the natural order.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
In Figs. 116-119 we give the plan and three sections of a mastaba at Gizeh which has four serdabs.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
This passage, which is not high enough to allow one to walk upright, does not run quite parallel to the axis of the mastaba.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
A different arrangement had therefore to be devised from that adopted in the case of the mastaba.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
From these he concludes that the principles of the mastaba and the pyramid were sometimes combined under the ancient empire.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
The mastaba deserved therefore to be very carefully studied.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
From a distance it must have looked not unlike a mastaba from Sakkarah or Abousir, which it but slightly excelled in size.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
In the mastaba the well is simply a vertical corridor of approach to the mummy chamber.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
We have already mentioned them, and explained how they are to the pyramids what the funerary chamber is to the mastaba.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
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WORDS RELATED TO MASTABA

  • cairn
  • cenotaph
  • edifice
  • mastaba
  • memorial
  • monolith
  • obelisk
  • shrine
  • tomb
  • tribute
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.