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Pepi I

Pepi I pā´pē [key], fl. c.2300 BC, king of ancient Egypt, of the VI dynasty. He was responsible for the rise of the official Uni . He was succeeded by his sons Merenre, who reigned for less than decade, and Pepi II .

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