1495–75 b.c., queen of Egypt.

Also Hatasu, Hat·shep·set [hat-shep-set] /hætˈʃɛp sɛt/.
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queen of Egypt of the l8th dynasty (?1512–1482 bc). She built a great mortuary temple at Deir el Bahri near Thebes
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