Snefru Quotes

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He was a particularly skilled politician. He was the first Pharaoh for example to use is own name rather than a remote artificial court name. He needed his great political skill because he was one of the great builders of ancient Egypt and needed large quantities of manpower and treasure.

Snefru, * BC - 2589 BC, 1st Pharaoh of Egypt's 4th Dynasty, Form of address of even commoners, Quoted on The History Channel, The Engineering of Egypt, October 9, 2006

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Snefru is a cryptographic hash function invented by Ralph Merkle in 1990 while working at Xerox PARC. The function supports 128-bit and 256-bit output. It was named after the Egyptian Pharaoh Sneferu, continuing the tradition of the Khufu and Khafre block ciphers.

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