- Prince of Sais and Prince of Memphis,flourished 633? b.c., chief of the Egyptian delta lords (father of Psamtik I).
Also called Necho I.
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"The king has just sent for the Prince Necho and his nurse," answered the man.An Egyptian Princess, Complete
Necho caused Jehoahaz to be secured, and sent him as a prisoner to Egypt.
Necho had had time to recover from the defeat of Karchemish.
And Necho took Jehoahaz his brother, and carried him to Egypt.
Apries, the grandson of Necho, took the city of Sidon by storm and defeated the Phœnicians in a sea-fight.Ocean's Story; or Triumphs of Thirty Centuries