Hatshepsut


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Hat·shep·sut

 (hăt-shĕp′so͞ot′) also Hat·shep·set (-sĕt′) Died c. 1482 bc.
Queen of Egypt (1502-1482) who on the death of her husband, Thutmose II (c. 1504), became regent for her stepson Thutmose III. She bestowed the title of pharaoh on herself and adopted all the pharaonic customs, including the wearing of a false beard.

Hatshepsut

(hætˈʃɛpsuːt) or

Hatshepset

n
(Biography) queen of Egypt of the l8th dynasty (?1512–1482 bc). She built a great mortuary temple at Deir el Bahri near Thebes

Hat•shep•sut

(hætˈʃɛp sut)

also Hat•shep•set

(-sɛt)

n.
queen of Egypt c1503–c1482 b.c.
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A huge archeological discovery is scheduled to be announced in western Luxor on December 9, in addition to the opening of the mortuary of the Temple of Hatshepsut in Luxor after its restoration and development,' Egyptian Antiquities Minister Khaled Al Anany revealed last week.
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The city of Luxor, a major tourist attraction in Egypt for the splendor of its ancient Egyptian monuments and temples as well as its location along the Nile, has last seen a terrorist attack in November 1997 when Islamist militants opened fire at the Deir el-Bahry archaeological site famous for the 3,400-year-old Hatshepsut Temple which lies on the Nile's west bank.
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