Amenhotep IV


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Amenhotep IV

or

Amenophis IV

: see IkhnatonIkhnaton
or Akhenaton
[Egyptian,=Aton is satisfied], d. c.1354 B.C., king of ancient Egypt (c.1372–1354 B.C.), of the XVIII dynasty; son and successor of Amenhotep III. His name at his accession was Amenhotep IV, but he changed it to honor the god Aton.
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She was married to Amenhotep IV and may have ruled the country after his death.
1335 BC), was queen and wife of her brother Amenhotep IV (reigned c.
It is "definitive evidence of the co-regency between Amenhotep III and Amenhotep IV," said antiquities minister Mohamed Ibrahim in a statement, referring to Akhenaten by his early title.