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A•bu Sim•bel

Pronunciation: (ä'bOO sim'bel, -bul), [key]
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. Also,Abu Sim•bilPronunciation: (sim'bil). [key]Also called Ipsambul.

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