900 BC - 786 BC

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Menua (Armenian: Մենուա) was the fifth known king of Urartu from c. 810 BC to approximately 786 BC. In Armenian, Menua is rendered as Menua. The name Menua may be connected etymologically to the Ancient Greek name Minos.A younger son of the preceding Urartuan King, Ishpuini, Menua was adopted as co-ruler by his father in the last years of his reign. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Menua has received more than 31,056 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Menua is the 2,688th most popular politician (up from 3,389th in 2019), the 314th most popular biography from Turkey (up from 354th in 2019) and the 171st most popular Turkish Politician.

Menua is most famous for its cuisine, which includes many types of traditional dishes from around the world.

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Among politicians, Menua ranks 2,688 out of 15,710Before him are José Manuel Barroso, Ahmad Shah Durrani, Pehr Evind Svinhufvud, Zimri, Smendes, and Muršili II. After him are Ildibad, Thaïs, Dionysius II of Syracuse, Louis Auguste, Duke of Maine, Ferdinando II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, and Quirinius.

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Among people born in 900 BC, Menua ranks 9Before him are Athaliah, Shalmaneser III, Jehu, Jehoram of Judah, Uzziah, and Ahaziah of Judah. After him are Jehoash of Israel, Shammuramat, Jehoahaz of Israel, Caranus of Macedon, Takelot II, and Arame of Urartu. Among people deceased in 786 BC, Menua ranks 1After him is Jehoash of Israel.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Menua ranks 314 out of 1,128Before him are Thābit ibn Qurra (836), Publilius Syrus (-100), Fritigern (400), Heraclides Ponticus (-385), Midhat Pasha (1822), and Alexios I of Trebizond (1182). After him are Tryphon, Respicius, and Nympha (232), Thomas Palaiologos (1409), Raziye Sultan (null), Joannes Zonaras (1074), Apollinaris of Ravenna (101), and Fatih Terim (1953).


Among politicians born in Turkey, Menua ranks 171Before him are Ptolemy Philadelphus (-36), Basiliscus (500), Seleucus IV Philopator (-217), Fritigern (400), Midhat Pasha (1822), and Alexios I of Trebizond (1182). After him are Thomas Palaiologos (1409), Bülent Ecevit (1925), Cleitus the Black (-370), Alexander Ypsilantis (1792), Helenus (null), and Alaeddin Pasha (1250).