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date: 02 July 2022

Nefertari (fl. thirteenth century bce),  

Source:
Dictionary of African Biography
Author(s):
joyce tyldesleyjoyce tyldesley

queen consort of the pharaoh Ramesses II, third king of Egypt’s Nineteenth Dynasty (r. c. 1279–1213 BCE). The date of their marriage is unrecorded, but indirect evidence—scenes and writings preserved on temple walls decorated early in Ramesses’s reign—suggests that Ramesses and Nefertari had married and produced their first son before Ramesses acceded to the throne.... ...

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