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Ptolemaic dynasty

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Ptolemaic dynasty an ancient dynasty of Macedonian kings who ruled Egypt from 323 BC to 30 BC; founded by Ptolemy I and ended with Cleopatra
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Usage

In literature:

XXVI dynasty, 307. wood, Ptolemaic, 307.
"Manual Of Egyptian Archaeology And Guide To The Study Of Antiquities In Egypt" by Gaston Camille Charles Maspero
A HISTORY OF EGYPT UNDER THE PTOLEMAIC DYNASTY.
"A Selection of Books published by Methuen and Co. Ltd., London, 36, Essex Street, W.C" by Anonymous
EGYPT UNDER THE PTOLEMAIC DYNASTY.
"Swirling Waters" by Max Rittenberg
A HISTORY OF EGYPT UNDER THE PTOLEMAIC DYNASTY.
"Werwolves" by Elliott O'Donnell
MAHAFFY, J. P. History of Egypt under the Ptolemaic Dynasty, p. 56 ff.
"Introduction to the History of Religions" by Crawford Howell Toy
EGYPT UNDER THE PTOLEMAIC DYNASTY.
"Here and Hereafter" by Barry Pain
The Ptolemaic dynasty afterwards held sway for about three centuries.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
They are found lying in the utmost confusion; in date they range from the XIIth Dynasty to the Ptolemaic period.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 6" by Various
Few vestiges remain of the architectural splendor of the Ptolemaic dynasty.
"The Mediterranean" by T. G. (Thomas Gray) Bonney, E. A. R. Ball, H. D. Traill, Grant Allen, and Arthur Griffiths
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