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Thotmes I

[thoht-mes] /ˈθoʊt mɛs/
noun
Also, Thothmes I
[thoth-meez, -mes, toht-, thohth-] /ˈθɒθ miz, -mɛs, ˈtoʊt-, ˈθoʊθ-/ (Show IPA)
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Thotmes II

or Thothmes II

noun

Thotmes III

or Thothmes III

noun

Thutmose I

[thoot-moh-suh, -mohs] /θutˈmoʊ sə, -ˈmoʊs/
noun
1.
flourished c1500 b.c, Egyptian ruler.
Also, Thotmes I, Thothmes I, Thutmosis I
[thoot-moh-sis] /θutˈmoʊ sɪs/ (Show IPA)
.

Thutmose II

or Thotmes II, Thothmes II, Thutmosis II

noun
1.
flourished c1495 b.c, Egyptian ruler, son of Thutmose I, half brother of Thutmose III.

Thutmose III

or Thotmes III, Thothmes III, Thutmosis III

noun
1.
flourished c1475 b.c, Egyptian ruler: conqueror of the Middle East.
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  • thothmes has the appearance of a soft and yielding boy: he has a languishing eye, a short upper lip, a sensuous mouth and chin.

    Ancient Egypt George Rawlinson
  • Look at the mummy of thothmes at Boulak, and think what Cleopatra must look like now.

    Mrs. Falchion, Complete Gilbert Parker
  • The greatness of thothmes I. has scarcely been sufficiently recognized by historians.

    Ancient Egypt George Rawlinson
  • "That is the case," said thothmes, more immovably than ever.

    When Ghost Meets Ghost William Frend De Morgan
  • Like thothmes the Great, his first concern was with regard to his arms.

  • He reigned as thothmes-nefer-shau, and is known to moderns as thothmes the Second.

    Ancient Egypt George Rawlinson
  • Not only in his monuments but also in his deeds he carries off equal honors with thothmes the Great.

    The New York Obelisk Charles E. Moldenke
  • It echoed to the tread of the armies of thothmes and Rameses marching forth on their invasions of western Asia.

  • A second temple, with sandstone pillars and mud brick walls, is inscribed in many places with the name of thothmes IV.

  • In spite of the joy of the army thothmes was angry with his troops for having failed to capture the city.

British Dictionary definitions for thothmes

Thutmose I

/θʊtˈməʊsə; -məʊs/
noun
1.
died c. 1500 bc, king of Egypt of the 18th dynasty, who extended his territory in Nubia and Syria and enlarged the Temple of Amon at Karnak

Thutmose III

noun
1.
died c. 1450 bc, king of Egypt of the 18th dynasty, who completed the conquest of Syria and dominated the Middle East. He was also a patron of the arts and a famous athlete
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