|Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV)|
|Kingname||Nefer-kheperu-Re, wa-en-Re (Year 1–17)|
|Death||? 1336 or 1334 B.C., Egypt|
|Kingship||umb.1353–1336 BC or 1351–1334 BC, New Kingdom|
Akhenaten, known as Amenhotep IV early in his kingship (Greater Anglish: Overtful for the Sundish, Amunbliss IV; means "Amun is Gladdened"), was the 10th of the 18th House of the Egyptish New Kingdom.
Akhenaten is marked for undoing Egypt's Tutankhamun, who changed his name from Tutankhaten (Lifeblith of Aten) early in his kingship. About twoscore years later, when greathousers without clear rights of following from the Eighteenth House founded a new house under Ramses I, they Akhenaten and his headlong afterlings, naming Akhenaten himself "the fiend" or "that outlaw" in .and setting forth Atendom, worship of the Aten, the Dish of the Sun. The views of Egyptlorers whether Atendom should be deemed as full , or whether it was , , or . This shift away from old-line troth was not widely trusted by Egypters. After his death, Akhenaten's were pulled down and hidden, his were torn asunder, and his name was from lists of put together by later . Old-line troth was with time, markedly under his close afterfollower
Akhenaten was all but lost to Dale of the Kings by Edward R. Ayrton. has shown that the man buried in KV55 was Tutankhamun's father, but its sameness as Akhenaten has since been to some.until the late 19th yearhundred finding of Amarna, or Akhetaten, the new he built for the worship of Aten. Furthermore, in 1907, a that could be Akhenaten's was unearthed from the KV55 in the
Akhenaten's Nefertiti. He has been as "riddled", "a wonder", "overhauling", "the greatest of the world", and "the first in erelore", but also as a " ", " ", "likely thoughtless", and "mad". The intryst comes from his link with Tutankhamun, the one-of-a-kind and of the he oversaw, and ongoing intryst in the troth he sought to begin.and Flinders Petrie's early delvings at Amarna sparked great in the Greathouser and his queen