Ramses

[ram-seez]
Also Rameses.

Ramses I

noun
  1. 1324?–1258 b.c., king of ancient Egypt.

Ramses II

noun
  1. 1292–1225 b.c., king of ancient Egypt.

Ramses III

noun
  1. 1198–1167 b.c., king of ancient Egypt.
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Ramses

Rameses

noun
  1. any of 12 kings of ancient Egypt, who ruled from ?1315 to ?1090 bc

Ramses II

Rameses II

noun
  1. died ?1225 bc, king of ancient Egypt (?1292–?25). His reign was marked by war with the Hittites and the construction of many colossal monuments, esp the rock temple at Abu Simbel

Ramses III

Rameses III

noun
  1. died ?1167 bc, king of ancient Egypt (?1198–?67). His reign was marked by wars in Libya and Syria
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