New Kingdom


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New Kingdom

Ancient Egypt during the XVIII-XX Dynasties, from c. 1580 to 1090 bc. The New Kingdom was noted for its territorial expansion and richness of art and architecture under rulers such as Amenhotep III and Ramesses II.

New Kingdom

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(Historical Terms) a period of Egyptian history, extending from the 18th to the 20th dynasty (?1570–?1080 bc)
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"I shall come back this afternoon," she said, looking all round at her new kingdom, and speaking to the trees and the rose-bushes as if they heard her.
Now they rushed forward to finish Korak and made good the girl's capture; but as they came there came also from another point in the jungle the great Akut and at his heels the huge bulls of his new kingdom.
March, as she and her daughter went through the new kingdom arm in arm, for just then they seemed to cling together more tenderly than ever.
Perhaps that was a more cheerful time for observers and theorizers than the present; we are apt to think it the finest era of the world when America was beginning to be discovered, when a bold sailor, even if he were wrecked, might alight on a new kingdom; and about 1829 the dark territories of Pathology were a fine America for a spirited young adventurer.
My Substitutes I send ye, and Create Plenipotent on Earth, of matchless might Issuing from mee: on your joynt vigor now My hold of this new Kingdom all depends, Through Sin to Death expos'd by my exploit.
The Egyptian-Czech mission succeeded in uncovering the remains of a temple of King Ramses II of the New Kingdom as part of the archaeological excavations in Abu Sir area.
key win The Valley of the Kings where, for a period of nearly 00 years from the 16th to 11th century BC, rock-cut mbs were excavated for the pharaohs and powerful obles of the New Kingdom, is in the rundown too.
The 3,000-year-old, brown quartzite bust was part of a statue of the God Amun, the most important deity of the New Kingdom, according to Christie's.
The mascot is called "TUT" which refers to Tutankhamun who was an Egyptian child pharaoh of the 18th dynasty, during the period of Egyptian history known as the New Kingdom or sometimes the New Empire Period.
According to her, it is for this reason that the Holy Father in his exhortation declared that, 'the Blessed Mothers of New Kingdom must, by all means, be transformed from their vile nature to one that meets the sacred tradition of the New.
After their defeat and during the era of the New Kingdom (16th to 11th century BC), an ancient-Egyptian settlement was established."At the end of this era, Pharaohs Ramesses II, Merneptah and Ramesses II ordered that a monumental military fortress be built to protect Egypt from the attack of the so-called sea nations," said Rabekova, as quoted by TASR.
This two-volume encyclopedia contains about 200 entries relating basic information about ancient Egyptian civilization, with a focus on material culture and the institutions and religious and societal standards and beliefs of ancient Egyptian life in the Old Kingdom, Middle Kingdom, and New Kingdom. Entries address cities and sites; aspects of family and community; funerary practices; jobs, skills, and materials; learning and the sciences; monuments; nature and the environment; personal belongings; politics and war; religion, practices, and expressions; the state; the written word; and other topics.