[ah-muh n-hoh-tep, am-uh n-]
- king of Egypt 1411?–1375 b.c.
Also called Am·e·no·phis III [am-uh-noh-fis] /ˌæm əˈnoʊ fɪs/.
- died 1357? b.c., king of Egypt 1375?–1357?: reformer of ancient Egyptian religion (son of Amenhotep III).
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It is from the tomb of Amenhotep, of the 18th dynasty, 17th century B.C.
Amenhotep's aim was certainly rather to capture than to kill.
Amenhotep also introduced certain changes into the court ceremonial.
The only quarter in which Amenhotep warred was towards Ethiopia.
She was for many years joint ruler with her son, Amenhotep I, who succeeded his father.The Negro
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Amenhotpe III (ˌæmɛnˈhɒtpɪ)
- Greek name Amenophis. ?1411–?1375 bc, Egyptian pharaoh who expanded Egypt's influence by peaceful diplomacy and erected many famous buildings
- the original name of Akhenaten
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