It is therefore almost certain that Necho's expedition sailed beyond the equator.
"The king has just sent for the Prince Necho and his nurse," answered the man.
To Necho he handed over or continued the important districts of Memphis and Sais.
Necho caused Jehoahaz to be secured, and sent him as a prisoner to Egypt.
Among these princes, by means of the Assyrians, Necho and his son Psammetichus rose into power.
Necho had had time to recover from the defeat of Karchemish.
Of the subsequent achievements of Necho in Syria, we have precise information only about the capture of Gaza.
And Necho took Jehoahaz his brother, and carried him to Egypt.
Nebuchadrezzar defeated Necho at the battle of Carchemish, and hotly pursued him toward Egypt.
Apries, the grandson of Necho, took the city of Sidon by storm and defeated the Phœnicians in a sea-fight.