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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Upon the death of Amenhotep III, his son, Amenhotep IV, ascended to the throne and for a time, continued as his father.
1335 BC), was queen and wife of her brother Amenhotep IV (reigned c.
I also expect that somewhere in the El Amarna tablet archives there is such a terrestrial reference of the tropical angle, with the endview dating the time of Akhnaton (Amenhotep IV).
The first person we know of to suppose that there was only one divine influence that controlled everything was an Egyptian pharaoh named Amenhotep IV, who reigned over Egypt from 1379 to 1362 B.C.
FILE -- Ancient Egyptian Family FILE -- King Amenhotep IV and Queen Nefertari with their children FILE -- Mother taking care of her child Mother holding her child while baking bread [Photo Courtesy: Al Osrah Ayam El Faraa'na Book by Zahi Hawas] Women making beer [Photo Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons] Women and men harvesting crops [Photo Courtesy of Wikipedia] FILE - King Tutankhamen and Queen Ankhesenamun Women's Rights in the Ancient Egyptian Society Women in ancient Egypt participated in different sports and games and they also danced and played music to keep their bodies fit and strong.
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.
Ertman, "Images of Amenhotep IV and Nefertiti in the Style of the Previous Reign"; Richard A.
She was married to Amenhotep IV and may have ruled the country after his death.