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Who is Amenhotep II?
Amenhotep II was the seventh Pharaoh of the 18th dynasty of Egypt. Amenhotep inherited a vast kingdom from his father Thutmose III, and held it by means of a few military campaigns in Syria; however, he fought much less than his father, and his reign saw the effective cessation of hostilities between Egypt and Mitanni, the major kingdoms vying for power in Syria. His reign is usually dated from 1427 to 1401 BC.
- born in Memphis, child of Thutmose III and Merytre-Hatshepsut
- Marriage with Tiaa
- parent of
- died in 1399 B.C. (3415 years ago)
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by Robert Morkot
Amenhotep II Der Manuelian, Peter. Studies in the Reign of Amenophis II. Hildesheimer Agyptologische Beitrage 26. Hildesheim, Germany: Gerstenberg, 1987. Dewachter, M. "Un fonctionnaire prepose aux marches meridionales a 1' epoque ...
by George Hart
Hathor as cow protecting and suckling Amenhotep II. Hathor shrine of Tuthmosis III, Dyn. XVIII, Cairo Museum is protectively held by Hathor. In the eighteenth dynasty on the west bank at Thebes at Deir elBahari, the Hathor chapel in Queen ...
by ROBERT CHAMBERS
Amenhotep II. continued the conquests of the Ruten (Palestinians), took Nineveh by assault, and vanquished the Ethiopians. Amenhotep III. maintained the frontiers of the empire. At this period a heresy was introduced into Egypt, favoured by ...
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Egypt-9B-020 - Amenhotep II
Amenhotep II at Temple of Amada, Lake Nasser, Egypt
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