Ramesses II

1303 BC - 1213 BC

Ramesses II

Ramesses II (variously also spelt Rameses or Ramses, Ancient Egyptian: rꜥ-ms-sw "Ra is the one who bore him", Koinē Greek: Ῥαμέσσης, romanized: Rhaméssēs, c. 1303 BC – July or August 1213; reigned 1279–1213 BC), also known as Ramesses the Great, was the third pharaoh of the Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt. He is often regarded as the greatest, most celebrated, and most powerful pharaoh of the New Kingdom, itself the most powerful period of Ancient Egypt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ramesses II has received more than 6,308,962 page views. His biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2nd most popular nobleman.

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  • 78

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    Effective Languages (L*)

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    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among noblemen, Ramesses II ranks 2 out of 559Before him are Elizabeth II. After him are Catherine the Great, Marie Antoinette, Henry VIII of England, Akihito, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Juan Carlos I of Spain, Lucrezia Borgia, Margrethe II of Denmark, and Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.

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Among people born in 1303 BC, Ramesses II ranks 1 Among people deceased in 1213 BC, Ramesses II ranks 1

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In Israel

Among people born in Israel, Ramesses II ranks 10 out of 294Before him are John the Baptist (-20), Solomon (-1011), Joseph (-1562), Saint George (280), Mary Magdalene (-10), and Elijah (-1000). After him are Matthew the Apostle (10), Andrew the Apostle (-6), James, son of Zebedee (1), Herod the Great (-73), John the Apostle (6), and Jonah (-850).

Among NOBLEMEN In Israel

Among noblemen born in Israel, Ramesses II ranks 1After him are Frederick VI, Duke of Swabia (1167) and Henry II of Jerusalem (1271).

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