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Ptolemy III Euergetes

Ptolemy III Euergetes ('the benefactor'): king of the Ptolemaic Empire, ruled from 246 to 222.


Main deeds

Egyptian-style statue of Ptolemy III Euergetes

Egyptian title: Iwaennetjerwysenw Sekhemankhra Setepamun ("Son of the divine brother and sister, Living power of Ra, chosen by Amun"; the divine brother and sister are Ptolemy II Philadelphus and Arsinoe)

Succeeded by: Ptolemy IV Philopator 

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