Tutankhamen
or Tutankhaten biographical name circa 1370-1352 B.C. king of Egypt (1361-1352 B.C.)

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  • Tutankhamen — [to͞ot΄äŋk ä′mən] fl. c. 1355 B.C.; Egypt. king of the 18th dynasty: tomb discovered in 1922: also sp. Tutankhamun or Tutankhamon: popularly called King Tut [tut] …   English World dictionary

  • Tutankhamen — /tooht ahng kah meuhn/, n. 14th century B.C., a king of Egypt of the 18th dynasty. Also, Tutankhamon, Tutankhamun, Tutenkhamon /tooht eng kah meuhn/. * * * orig. Tutankhaten flourished 14th century BC Egyptian pharaoh (r. 1333–23 BC) of the 18th… …   Universalium

  • Tutankhamen — Tu|tan|kha|men , Tutankhamon (14th century BC) an Egyptian ↑pharaoh (=ruler) whose burial place and the valuable things in it were discovered in 1922. Many of these things can now been seen in Cairo …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Tutankhamen — n. Egyptian king of the eighteenth dynasty who ruled in the fourteenth century B.C …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Tutankhamen — Tut•ankh•a•men or Tut•ankh•a•mon or Tut•ankh•a•mun [[t]ˌtut ɑŋˈkɑ mən[/t]] n. anh big fl. c1350 b.c., king of Egypt …   From formal English to slang

  • Tutankhamen — /tutənˈkamən/ (say toohtuhn kahmuhn) noun 14th century BC, a king of Egypt of the 18th dynasty; his rich tomb discovered in 1922 near Luxor …   Australian English dictionary

  • Tutankhamen — noun Pharaoh of Egypt around 1358 BC; his tomb was discovered almost intact by Howard Carter in 1922 • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Pharaoh, ↑Pharaoh of Egypt …   Useful english dictionary

  • HMS Tutankhamen — HMS P311 (HMS Tutankhamen) Allgemeine Daten Schiffstyp: U Boot Schiffsklasse: Taciturn Klasse ( …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Тутанхамон —     (Tutankhamen), фараон конца XVIII династии, имевший скромное значение в древности, но знаменитый благодаря своей гробнице в Долине царей (Фивы), в 1922 г. обнаруженной Г.Картером и лордом Карнарвоном в неразграбленном состоянии. Он наследовал …   Археологический словарь

  • Egypt, ancient — Introduction  civilization in northeastern Africa dating from the 3rd millennium BC. Its many achievements, preserved in its art and monuments, hold a fascination that continues to grow as archaeological finds expose its secrets. This article… …   Universalium

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