Ramesses the Great


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Noun1.Ramesses the Great - king of Egypt between 1304 and 1237 BC who built many monumentsRamesses the Great - king of Egypt between 1304 and 1237 BC who built many monuments
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It was carved in the fifth year of the reign of Pharaoh Merneptah - son of the much better-known Ramesses the Great - and says he defeated Israelites in Canaan during a military campaign.
The researchers were then able to refine the dates of the Egyptian pharaohs, in particular the dates of the reign of Ramesses the Great, by using a combination of the biblical text and an ancient Egyptian text.
Other exhibits include a huge granite statue of Ramesses the Great from the British Museum.
Kha-em-wase, the fourth son of Ramesses the Great, was the High Priest of Ptah at Memphis.