Was Djoser married?

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Was Djoser married?

Hetephernebti was a queen of the Third Dynasty of the Old Kingdom of ancient Egypt. She was the only known wife of Pharaoh Djoser.

Where was Pharaoh Djoser buried?

Pyramid of Djoser, EgyptDjoser / Place of burialThe pyramid of Djoser, sometimes called the Step Pyramid of Djoser, is an archaeological site in the Saqqara necropolis, Egypt, northwest of the ruins of Memphis. The 6-tier, 4-sided structure is the earliest colossal stone building in Egypt. Wikipedia

What was Djoser famous for?

Djoser, also spelled Zoser, second king of the 3rd dynasty (c. 2650–c. 2575 bce) of ancient Egypt, who undertook the construction of the earliest important stone building in Egypt. His reign, which probably lasted 19 years, was marked by great technological innovation in the use of stone architecture.

Is Djoser in the Bible?

The “Famine stele”, found near the first cataract of the Nile tells the story of Djosers dream and how Djoser asked Imhotep to help save Egypt from a coming seven year famine. It mentions seven meagre years and seven years of plenty. It has all the components of the Biblical story of Joseph.

What are 3 accomplishments that Djoser did?

the building of pyramids,including the Great Pyramid of Giza,under Pharoah Khufu.

  • sculptures of people and stone reliefs on tombs and temples.
  • the Great Sphinx,likely under Pharoah Khafre.
  • economic and social prosperity.
  • What did Djoser do for Egypt?

    1.1 1. Turning water to blood: Ex. 7:14–24.

  • 1.2 2. Frogs: Ex. 7:25–8:15.
  • 1.3 3. Lice or gnats: Ex. 8:16–19.
  • 1.4 4. Wild animals or flies: Ex. 8:20–32.
  • 1.5 5. Pestilence of livestock: Ex. 9:1–7.
  • 1.6 6. Boils: Ex. 9:8–12.
  • 1.7 7. Thunderstorm of hail and fire: Ex. 9:13–35.
  • 1.8 8. Locusts: Ex. 10:1–20.
  • Was Djoser the Pharaoh when Joseph was vizier of Egypt?

    The stele speaks of a famine that Imhotep helped to end in the time of Djoser, and here is where some of the confusion begins. The Old Testament story says that after being sold into slavery in Egypt by his jealous brothers, Joseph rose up the ranks to become the vizier to the pharaoh.

    Who was Djoser married to?

    We don’t know much about King Djoser’s personal life and his family. King Djoser was the son of Khasekhemwy and Nimaathap. He married Hetephernebti, and the evidence on this is a fragment of relief from a building at Hermopolis. He had two daughters but only was known by the name, Inetkawes.

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