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PronouncedPron.thoot-MO-sə English
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Meaning & History

From Τουθμωσις (Touthmosis), the Greek form of Egyptian Djhwty-ms meaning "born of Thoth", itself composed of the name of the Egyptian god THOTH combined with mesu "be born". Thutmose was the name of four Egyptian pharaohs of the New Kingdom, including Thutmose III who conquered Syria and Nubia.

Images

Statue of Thutmose IIIStatue of Thutmose III

Categories

pharaohs
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute