(fl. c. 1280–1260 BC)
   Fourth son of Ramesses II but the king’s third son by his queen, Nefertari. He appears in inscriptions from the beginning of Ramesses II’s reign. His fate is not known, but he presumably died before his father and was buried in the tombof the king’s sons (KV5) in the Valley of the Kings. Alikenamed son of Ramesses III is known from his tomb (QV42) in the Valley of the Queens.
Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Egypt by Morris L. Bierbrier

Ancient Egypt. A Reference Guide. . 2011.

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