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Beni Hasan
Excerpt from the Lexham Bible Dictionary, the most advanced Bible dictionary.
An archaeological site in Egypt located about 160 miles south of Cairo near the ancient site of Monet-Khufu. Contains 39 tombs of officials from Middle Kingdom Egypt (ca. 2000–1700 bc), many of which contain painted scenes of Egyptian life and other biographical and historical texts that provide insight into the biblical world.
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Beni Hasan
Beni Hasan An archaeological site in Egypt located about 160 miles south of Cairo near the ancient site of Monet-Khufu. Contains 39 tombs of officials from Middle Kingdom Egypt (ca. 2000–1700 bc), many of which contain painted scenes of Egyptian life and other biographical and historical texts that provide