The Fascinating Legacy of Cheops: Mastermind Behind the Great Pyramid

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5 min readSep 8, 2023

Cheops (Khufu) was one of the most powerful rulers of ancient Egypt. Despite building the largest Egyptian pyramid, only a single figurine representing him has survived to our time.

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Pharaoh Cheops ruled Egypt 4,500 years ago. Cheops is the Greek form of his name, which in Egyptian was Chufu, but it became popular through ancient historians. When…