Nectanebo I


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, Gr. Nectanebo I, d. 361 B.C., king of ancient Egypt (379–361 B.C.), founder of the XXX dynasty. By the gallant defense of the fortresses of the Nile delta and then of Memphis, he saved his country from the Persian invasion of
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The author covers the situation in Egypt at the beginning of the century in question; the liberation of Egypt from the Persians by Amyrtaeus; the XXIX dynasty and the rule of Nepherites I, Akoris and Psammuthes, and Nepherites II; the XXX dynasty and the rule of Nectanebo I and Tachos, as well as Nectanebo II; the second Persian rule of Egypt, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
The chapel was built by King Nectanebo I, a king in the 30th dynasty that ruled from 380 to 340 BC between two invasions of ancient Egypt.
Egypt Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities at the Avenue of the Sphinxes found 12 new sphinx statues from the reign of Nectanebo I (380-362 BC).