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Akhenaten

Akhenaton

noun
  1. original name Amenhotep IV. died ?1358 bc, king of Egypt, of the 18th dynasty; he moved his capital from Thebes to Tell El Amarna and introduced the cult of Aten
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  • King Akhenaten was one of the most original minds known to us in Egyptian history.

    Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, Vol. 13

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