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Thutmose IV

Thutmose IV thŭt´mōz, tŭt´– or Thothmes IV thŏth´mēz, tōt´mĕs , reigned c.1406–1398 BC, king of ancient Egypt, of the XVIII dynasty, son and successor of Amenhotep II . He invaded Asia and Nubia, and formed alliances with independent kings neighboring his Syrian tributaries. He married a princess of Mitanni , who was mother of his son and successor, Amenhotep III .

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