The title used for rulers in ancient Egypt, like 'king.'
A series of rulers from the same family. Ancient Egypt had 31 of these.
Someone who rules for a child until the child is old enough to rule. Queen Hatshepsut was an example of this.
Female pharaoh during the New Kingdom. She was the stepmother of Thutmose III, and served as regent, then Pharoah of ancient Egypt.
An ancient Egyptian pharoah, who unified Upper and Lower Egypt.
Stepson of Queen Hatshepsut. Was the greatest Pharaoh of the New Kingdom of Egypt. Expanded the ancient Egyptian empire to include Syria and Nubia.
The earliest time period of the groups of Egyptian dynasties. 2700-2200 B.C.
The middle time period of the groups of Egyptian dynasties. 2040-1786 B.C.
The latest time period of the groups of Egyptian dynasties. 1570-1085 B.C.
When an army or country uses force to enter and take control of another country.