Ahmose I

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Ah•mose I

(ˈɑ moʊs)
1580–1557 B.C., founder of the New Kingdom of ancient Egypt.
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This is not simply a comic tale; what is happening here is that Amasis is using the Egyptians' distinctive love of satire to secure his own image as the merry monarch, the loveable rogue who understands his subjects.