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Spiros Wrote:
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> The Khufu pyramid base width expressed in ancient
> feet:
>
> w = 774.98 Delphi feet
> = 718.84 Olympia feet
> = 760.30 Epidaurus feet
> = 722.18 Priene feet
> = 776.51 Nemea feet
> = 702.33 Common Hellenic feet
> = 696.43 Attican feet
> = 745.99 photon feet = 745.99 Parthenon feet =
> 745.99 Herodotus feet
> = 747.29 Panathenean feet
> = 733.33 Sneferu feet
> = 731.31 Lycurgus feet
>
> Diodorus refers to 7 plethra(singular: plethron).
> This means he is referring to an approximation
> using the Common Hellenic foot which was the
> latest of the units used.
>
> As for the Zeus Temple at Olympia, according to
> the Wikipedia stylobate dimensions:
>
> length = 64.12 m = 200.08 Olympia feet
> diagonal = 217.93 Olympia feet
>
> Khufu pyramid base perimeter ~ 3,100 Delphi feet ~
> 2,984 photon feet

To avoid confusion I post the agreed upon units used at ancient times:

The Khufu pyramid base width expressed in ancient feet:

The feet derived from running stadiums(1 stadium = 600 feet)

w = 774.98 Delphi feet = 718.84 Olympia feet = 760.30 Epidaurus feet = 722.18 Priene feet = 776.51 Nemea feet = 747.29 Panathenean feet

And these are the units of measure that are 'metric' not derived from a running stadium:

w = 702.33 Common Hellenic feet = 696.43 Attican feet = 745.99 Herodotus feet = 731.31 Lycurgus feet


7 plethra was equal to 700 feet

plethora is a different word it means many or something like that.

EIMI H ZΩH = IHΣOYΣ

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Diodorus measures pyramids 2274 molder 10-Jan-19 22:33
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 289 engbren 10-Jan-19 23:00
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 317 molder 11-Jan-19 21:37
Re: Diodorus/Herodotus measures pyramids 243 molder 12-Jan-19 23:36
Misinformation 309 Dr. Troglodyte 13-Jan-19 01:16
Re: Misinformation 224 molder 13-Jan-19 04:14
Re: The Duplication of a cube 213 molder 13-Jan-19 21:46
/Herodotus gets 3rd pyramid measure right 168 molder 02-Feb-19 10:44
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 249 Spiros 13-Jan-19 17:42
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 186 molder 13-Jan-19 21:24
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 176 DavidK 30-Jan-19 10:19
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 226 Sirfiroth 30-Jan-19 18:54
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 174 DavidK 31-Jan-19 11:45
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 159 DavidK 31-Jan-19 19:33
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 180 Sirfiroth 01-Feb-19 03:09
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 157 DavidK 01-Feb-19 08:26
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 173 Sirfiroth 01-Feb-19 14:00
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 200 rodz111 02-Feb-19 08:27
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 204 Sirfiroth 02-Feb-19 15:27
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 171 gjb 02-Feb-19 18:37
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 180 Sirfiroth 03-Feb-19 01:00
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 184 DavidK 03-Feb-19 11:12
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 173 Sirfiroth 03-Feb-19 14:56
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 144 DavidK 03-Feb-19 23:51
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 175 gjb 03-Feb-19 23:54
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 153 Sirfiroth 04-Feb-19 20:45
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 148 Warwick 04-Feb-19 20:48
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 145 rodz111 05-Feb-19 04:00
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 163 Sirfiroth 05-Feb-19 05:04
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 152 rodz111 05-Feb-19 17:16
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 175 Sirfiroth 05-Feb-19 19:11
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 141 rodz111 05-Feb-19 23:13
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 180 DavidK 04-Feb-19 11:01
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 195 Sirfiroth 04-Feb-19 15:59
There is one rod with 7 palms 28 digits 20 34/55 in length 175 DavidK 04-Feb-19 13:39
Re: There is one rod with 7 palms 28 digits 20 34/55 in length 155 Sirfiroth 04-Feb-19 19:41
Re: There is one rod with 7 palms 28 digits 20 34/55 in length 160 Warwick 04-Feb-19 19:53
Re: There is one rod with 7 palms 28 digits 20 34/55 in length 137 DavidK 05-Feb-19 09:15
Re: There is one rod with 7 palms 28 digits 20 34/55 in length 141 Sirfiroth 06-Feb-19 13:29
Re: There is one rod with 7 palms 28 digits 20 34/55 in length 139 DavidK 06-Feb-19 15:19
Re: There is one rod with 7 palms 28 digits 20 34/55 in length 161 gjb 06-Feb-19 19:15
Re: There is one rod with 7 palms 28 digits 20 34/55 in length 148 Sirfiroth 06-Feb-19 21:23
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 171 Spiros 03-Feb-19 13:26
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 155 DavidK 04-Feb-19 14:39
the photon foot 149 Spiros 10-Feb-19 18:58
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Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 238 DavidK 23-Jan-19 09:32
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 242 molder 23-Jan-19 11:40
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 194 DavidK 23-Jan-19 12:08
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 229 molder 24-Jan-19 11:00
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 181 DavidK 24-Jan-19 23:13
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 187 molder 26-Jan-19 01:26
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 233 engbren 26-Jan-19 03:05
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 237 Sirfiroth 26-Jan-19 04:04
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 210 DavidK 26-Jan-19 11:09
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 165 molder 28-Jan-19 01:03
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 220 DavidK 28-Jan-19 12:09
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 182 molder 28-Jan-19 12:50
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 156 cloister 28-Jan-19 13:26
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 149 DavidK 28-Jan-19 15:03
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 193 Sirfiroth 28-Jan-19 14:42
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 161 DavidK 28-Jan-19 15:48
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 230 Sirfiroth 28-Jan-19 17:42
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 159 engbren 29-Jan-19 13:39
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 180 Sirfiroth 29-Jan-19 17:36
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 179 engbren 29-Jan-19 21:39
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 233 Sirfiroth 30-Jan-19 00:03
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 197 engbren 30-Jan-19 02:28
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 201 Sirfiroth 30-Jan-19 19:28
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 177 engbren 30-Jan-19 20:24
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Re: Diodorus measures pyramids Herodotus seems to confirm 154 engbren 31-Jan-19 05:38
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Re: LOL 152 Sirfiroth 11-Feb-19 16:51
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Re: LOL 155 Sirfiroth 11-Feb-19 21:49
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Re: The Pyramid Proofs?????????? Not really! 164 Sirfiroth 23-Feb-19 15:09
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Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 132 molder 06-Mar-19 21:36
Mod Note > Double Posting 157 Dr. Troglodyte 06-Mar-19 22:10
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 165 molder 07-Mar-19 10:22
Re: Diodorus measures pyramids 124 DavidK 13-Mar-19 14:18
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