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Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy I
Abdicated in 285 BC; died in 283 BC 305–285 B
Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy II (Philadelphos)
288–246 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy III (Euergetes I)
246–222 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
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Ptolemy IV Philopator
222–204 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy V Epiphanes
Upper Egypt in revolt 207–186 BC 204–180 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy VI Philometor
Abdicated. Died 145 BC 180–164 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy VIII Euergetes II
Proclaimed king by Alexandrians in 170 BC; ruled jointly with Ptolemy VI Philometor and Cleopatra II from 169 to 164 BC. Died 116 BC 171–163 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy VII Neos Philopator
Proclaimed co-ruler by father; later ruled under regency of his mother Cleopatra II 145-144 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy Memphitis
Proclaimed King by Cleopatra II; soon killed by Ptolemy VIII 131 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
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Ptolemy IX Soter II
Ied 80 BC 116–110 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
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Ptolemy X Alexander I
Died 88 BC 110–109 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
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Ptolemy XI Alexander II
Young son of Ptolemy X Alexander; installed by Sulla; ruled for 80 days before being lynched by citizens for killing Berenice III 80 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy XII Neos Dionysos
Reigned briefly with his daughter Cleopatra VII before his death 55–51 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy XIII
Brother of Cleopatra VII 51–47 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
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Ptolemy XIV
Younger brother of Cleopatra VII and Ptolemy XIII 47–44 BC
Ptolemaic Dynasty
    the Pharaoh was   
Ptolemy XV
Caesarion Infant son of Cleopatra VII; aged 3 when proclaimed co-ruler with Cleopatra 44–30 BC
Ptolemy
   was an   
Egyptian Mathematician
Lived in Egypt under Roman rule, c. 90-168. Also an astonomer, geographer and King.
Ptolemy
   was an   
Egyptian Astronomer
Author of the only surviving comprehensive ancient treatise on astronomy, "The Almagest". Also a mathematician, geographer and King.
Laurent De La Hyre
   painted   
Cornelia Refuses the Crown of Ptolemy
1646, oil on canvas; Magyar Szépmüvészeti Múzeum, Budapest
Ptolemy
   wrote   
The Almagest
Ptolemy I
   was an   
Egyptian Astronomer
Author of the only surviving comprehensive ancient treatise on astronomy, "The Almagest". Also a mathematician, geographer and King.
Ptolemy I
   was an   
Egyptian King
In 305 BC he declared himself King Ptolemy I. There were in fact many King Ptolemys. All male rulers in the Ptolemaic Dynasty took the name Ptolemy. He was a mathematician, astronomer and geographer.
Ptolemy I
   was an   
Egyptian King
In 305 BC he declared himself King Ptolemy I. There were in fact many King Ptolemys. All male rulers in the Ptolemaic Dynasty took the name Ptolemy. Also a mathematician, geographer and astronomer
Ptolemy's Theorem
   applies in   
Geometry
Ptolemy






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