from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Akhenaton Originally A·men·ho·tep IV (äˌmən-hōˈtĕp, ămˌən-) Died c. 1358 B.C. King of Egypt (1375?-1358?) who rejected the old gods and initiated a monotheistic worship of the sun-god Aton.
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- n. early ruler of Egypt who rejected the old gods and replaced them with sun worship (died in 1358 BC)
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