Manetho - History of Egypt

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The name Manetho (Μανεθώς often Μανέθων written) can be explained as "The Truth of Thoth", and under the nineteenth Dynasty has described as "First Priest of Truth Thot ". "Manetho" is from the Coptic "groom" "herdsman" "horse" but the word does not seem to occur elsewhere as a own name. Under the name of Manetho, the Suidas seems distinguish between two writers: Manetho of Mendes in Egypt, chief priest who wrote about the making of Kyphi and Manetho Diospolis or Sebennytus, works "A Treatise on…more

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