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Uni(o͞o`nē), fl. c.2300 B.C., Egyptian official of the VI dynasty. His career is known through his private inscription. After rising from an obscure court position to a position of command, he defeated the Bedouins five times and pursued them as far as Palestine. As governor of the south under Pepi IPepi I
, fl. c.2300 B.C., king of ancient Egypt, of the VI dynasty. He was responsible for the rise of the official Uni. He was succeeded by his sons Merenre, who reigned for less than decade, and Pepi II.
..... Click the link for more information. , he established water connections with the quarries just above the First Cataract of the NileNile,
longest river in the world, c.4,160 mi (6,695 km) long from its remotest headstream, the Luvironza River in Burundi, central Africa, to its delta on the Mediterranean Sea, NE Egypt. The Nile flows northward and drains c.
..... Click the link for more information. by a series of canals cut through the granite, and shipped granite blocks down the river to be used for the royal pyramid.
an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Uni Raion, Kirov Oblast, RSFSR. Uni is located near the upper reaches of the Lumpun River of the Viatka River basin, 74 km south of the Falenki railroad station on the Kirov-Perm’ line. The settlement has a butter factory and dry-goods combine.