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Menes

(mē`nēz), fl. 3200 B.C., king of ancient Egypt, of the first dynasty, the first Egyptian ruler for whom there are historical records. According to tradition, he seems to have united the southern and northern kingdoms and to have settled on a new capital, later known as MemphisMemphis
, ancient city of Egypt, capital of the Old Kingdom (c.3100–c.2258 B.C.), at the apex of the Nile delta and 12 mi (18 km) from Cairo. It was reputedly founded by Menes, the first king of united Egypt. Its god was Ptah.
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. One theory identifies Menes with King Narmer, whose famous slate palette is in the Cairo museum.

Menes

the first king of the first dynasty of Egypt (?3100 bc). He is said to have united Upper and Lower Egypt and founded Memphis
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However, the short-lived success story of getting Menes released was not enough to keep him safe fill he exited Egypt," the post said.
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Containing 1,500 items and covering life in Egypt from the time of Menes, the first king, who reigned 3,000 years BC, through to the time of the pharaohs, and on to the periods of the Greek and Roman occupations, Egypt's legacy will be 08's.
The collection follows the development of the Egyptian kingdom from the time of the first king, Menes, (3000BC) through to the time of the legendary Queen Cleopatra, who died in 30BC, and the Greek and Roman periods.
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His name was Menes and he was honored as EgyptCOs first pharaoh.
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