Short Biography, Information & Facts about Merneptah, the famous pharaoh and king of Egypt
Biography, Facts and information about the life of a Pharaoh
The term pharaoh was the title of an ancient Egyptian king who was considered to be a living god and worshipped as a deity. The pharaoh was an absolute ruler of Egypt, both the political and religious leader.
Short Biography of the life of Merneptah
The history, facts and information about Merneptah, a famous pharaoh of Ancient Egypt.
The following biography information provides basic facts about the life Merneptah:
- Merneptah was also known as Merneptah
- Egyptian Period / Kingdom: New Kingdom
- Dynasty: Merneptah ruled in the Nineeenth Egyptian Dynasty
- Name of Previous Pharaoh: Ramses II, the Great
- Years of Reign: 1213 BC – 1203 BC
- Succeeded by: Amenmesse 1203 BC – 1199 BC & Seti II 1199 BC – 1193 BC (dispute regarding the throne of Egypt)