- 1495–75 b.c., queen of Egypt.
Also Hatasu, Hat·shep·set [hat-shep-set] /hætˈʃɛp sɛt/.
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Michelle met with arts luminaries in the gallery in the Egyptian wing named for Hatshepsut, the woman who ruled as pharaoh.Obama's New Arts Czar: His Wife
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But Queen Hatshepsut's purpose was only half fulfilled as yet.Peeps at Many Lands: Ancient Egypt
Even Queen Hatshepsut assumed one when she wished to appear regal.
In the valley of the Nile there was erected a temple to Queen Hatshepsut.Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt
Hatshepsut placed two splendid obelisks between the Pylons IV.
In addition to new structures, Queen Hatshepsut repaired temples fallen in decay.
- queen of Egypt of the l8th dynasty (?1512–1482 bc). She built a great mortuary temple at Deir el Bahri near Thebes