Ramesses II


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Ram·es·ses II

or Ram·e·ses II  (răm′ĭ-sēz′) also Ram·ses II (răm′sēz′) Known as "Ramesses the Great." 14th-13th century bc.
King of Egypt (1304-1237 bc) whose reign was marked by the building of numerous monuments, including two large temples at Abu Simbel.
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Noun1.Ramesses II - king of Egypt between 1304 and 1237 BC who built many monumentsRamesses II - king of Egypt between 1304 and 1237 BC who built many monuments
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During the iron revolution,at the time of the 19th Dynasty of Egypt, the Pharaohs Seth I (1294-1279BC) and Ramesses II (1279-1213BC) sent Egyptian slaves to bring iron from contemporary civilisations such as Anatolia, the Balkans, North of Apennine, Cyprus, and Peloponnese.
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207: Ramses II or Ramesses II (RiUmisisu), the Pharaoh Ramesses II (9) of the 19th dynasty in the new Kingdom, who ruled from 1273 to 1212 BC/BCE.
Monumental sculpture has been known ever since ancient times (Colossi of Memnon, Egypt, 25th century BC; the colossal statues of Ramesses II, 15th century BC; the Pergamon Altar, 2nd century BC); and importantly developed along several centuries (the Statue of Liberty in New York, 1886; the Statue of Christ the Redeemer, 1931, Rio de Janeiro, etc).
The twin temples were constructed during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses II in the 13th century BC as a lasting monument to himself and his queen Nefertari, to commemorate victory at the Battle of Kadesh.
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These two signs at the end of the king's name allow the reader to distinguish Ramesses III (Ramessu-heka-Iunu, "Ramesses, ruler of Heliopolis") from the more famous Ramesses II (Ramessu-mery-Amun, "Ramesses, beloved of the god Amun").
But how could the author fail to include Ramesses II as a Pharaoh who knew Moses?