1290 BC - 1255 BC


Nefertari, also known as Nefertari Meritmut, was an Egyptian queen and the first of the Great Royal Wives (or principal wives) of Ramesses the Great. Nefertari means 'beautiful companion' and Meritmut means 'Beloved of [the goddess] Mut'. She is one of the best known Egyptian queens, among such women as Cleopatra, Nefertiti, and Hatshepsut. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nefertari has received more than 1,293,288 page views. Her biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 11th most popular companion.

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Among companions, Nefertari ranks 11 out of 586Before her are Eva Braun, Empress Joséphine, Helena, Fatimah, Aisha, and Madame de Pompadour. After her are Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Marie Louise, Duchess of Parma, Mihrimah Sultan, Khadija bint Khuwaylid, Catherine of Aragon, and Nurbanu Sultan.

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Among people born in 1290 BC, Nefertari ranks 1After her is Siptah. Among people deceased in 1255 BC, Nefertari ranks 1

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Nefertari ranks 22 out of 432Before her are Hosni Mubarak (1928), Rudolf Hess (1894), Imhotep (-2800), Gamal Abdel Nasser (1918), Catherine of Alexandria (287), and Anwar Sadat (1918). After her are Arius (256), Khafra (-2550), Dalida (1933), Ptolemy I Soter (-367), Seti I (-1323), and Khufu (-2700).


Among companions born in Egypt, Nefertari ranks 2Before her are Nefertiti (-1400). After her are Ankhesenamun (-1347), Fawzia Fuad of Egypt (1921), Tiye (-1398), Arsinoe II (-316), Meritamen (-1400), Nazli Sabri (1894), Farida of Egypt (1921), Alia Al-Hussein (1948), Bintanath (null), and Narriman Sadek (1933).

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