Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. ah-mən-HO-tehp(English)
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Meaning & History

From Egyptian jmn-ḥtp meaning "peace of Amon", derived from the name of the Egyptian god Amon combined with ḥtp "peace, satisfaction". This was the name of four pharaohs of the New Kingdom, including Amenhotep III, known as the Magnificent, who ruled over Egypt during a time of great prosperity.

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Entry updated November 20, 2020