Some articles on egyptian, upper, upper egyptian:
... based in religious ideas and the general nature of Egyptian society the divine nature of kingship, the succession from one king to another, the struggle to maintain maat, and the ... kingdom, and the frequent association of the paired Horus and Set with the union of Upper and Lower Egypt, suggest that the two deities represent ... Egyptian tradition and archaeological evidence indicate that Egypt was united at the beginning of its history when an Upper Egyptian kingdom, in the south, conquered Lower Egypt in the north ...
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—Bible: Hebrew, Exodus 1:19.
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“The stately Homes of England,
How beautiful they stand,
To prove the upper classes
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