This is a list of ancient Egyptian people who have articles on Wikipedia. The list covers key ancient Egyptian individuals from the start of the first dynasty until the end of the ancient Egyptian nation when the Ptolemaic Dynasty ended and Egypt became a province of Rome in 30 BC.
Ancient Egyptians is a vivid realisation of life in the land of the Pharaohs at the time of the great dynasties. Their stories, which span 1,500 years, unfold against the backdrop of great events in the kingdom’s history and paint intimate and dramatic portraits of a rich and complex society. In recreating these ancient stories, wherever possible the characters’ real words and thoughts are used, in the ancient Egyptian language. Costume and design are based on meticulous research into the wealth of real material that has survived from ancient Egypt at different periods.
Egyptian identity is closely tied to geography. The population of Egypt is concentrated in the lower Nile valley, the small strip of cultivable land stretching from the First Cataract to the Mediterranean and enclosed by desert both to the east and to the west. This unique geography has been the basis of the development of Egyptian society since antiquity. If regarded as a single ethnic group, the Egyptian people constitute one of the world's largest.
The Ashkali (also Aškalije, Haškalije, Hashkali) and Balkan Egyptians (Jevgs, Egjiptjant or Gjupci) are Albanian-speaking ethnic cultural minorities (recognized communities) which mainly inhabit Kosovo. They are sometimes considered to be AlbanizedRomani, but they do not self-identify as such and since they are not sharing the same language with the Romani people nor the traditions they want to referred just as Albanians. Prior to the Kosovo War of 1999, Ashkali registered themselves as Albanians. Now they are divided by identifying with two different groups, although the people share culture, traditions and language (Albanian).
During the Kosovo War, they were displaced as refugees in Albania, Serbia and the Republic of Macedonia and whole Western Europe such as Germany and France. The "Ashkali" identity was created in 1999, as they tried to show their pro-Albanian stance and distinguish themselves from the Roms (Gypsies).
The "Ashkali" have been classed as a "new ethnic identity in the Balkans", formed in the 1990s.
This unique astronomical phenomenon reveals how the ancient Egyptians were able to determine the right days for the sun to align with the face of King Ramses even before the temple was built, showcasing their prowess in astronomy.
Now, many of its incalculable treasures have been brought up from the watery depths to which they were banished and have been shown around the world, allowing us to get a glimpse into the AncientGreek and Egyptian world.
... the pyramid, they will also be able to explore areas that have never been open to the public before, and even travel as far as 4,500 years ago to uncover the mystery of ancient Egyptian civilization.
Ptolemy I Soter depicted in the Hellenistic style (left) and Egyptian style (right) ... The Egyptians continued worshipping the same ancient gods, generally speaking ... In the Ptolemaic era and earlier, Egyptians worshipped the pharaohs as living gods.
The ancient bird was indistinguishable from a modern one, seeming to prove Cuvier was right.What is transformism? ... ancient birds stacked like wine bottles in a cellar ... AncientEgyptians revered many animals, including the ibis.
From ancient myths to modern science, quartz has played a part in pretty much every aspect of human development – and it’s pretty to boot ... “AncientRoman, Egyptian, and Greek civilizations used quartz crystals as potent talismans.” .