Life in Ancient Egypt

Chronology of Ancient Egypt

chronology

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Neolithic Period, ca. 5450-3850 B.C.

Predynastic Period, ca. 4500-3100 B.C.
Badarian, ca. 4500-3800 B.C.
Naqada I, ca. 3850-3650 B.C.
Naqada II, ca. 3650-3300 B.C.
Naqada III, ca. 3300-3100 B.C.

Early Dynastic Period, ca. 3100-2750 B.C.
Dynasty I, ca. 3100-2900 B.C.
Dynasty II, ca. 2900-2750 B.C.

Old Kingdom, ca. 2750-2250 B.C.
Dynasty III, ca. 2750-2675 B.C.
Dynasty IV, ca. 2675-2565 B.C.
Dynasty V, ca. 2565-2423 B.C.
Dynasty VI, ca. 2423-2250 B.C.

First Intermediate Period, ca. 2250-2025 B.C.
Dynasty VIII, ca. 2250-2213 B.C.
Dynasty IX-X, ca. 2213-2025 B.C.
Dynasty XI, ca. 2122-2025 B.C.

Middle Kingdom, ca. 2025-1627/1606 B.C.
Dynasty XI, ca. 2025-1979 B.C.
Dynasty XII, ca. 1979-1801 B.C.
Dynasty XIII, ca. 1801-1627/1606 B.C.

Second Intermediate Period, ca. 1648-1539 B.C.
Dynasty XV, ca. 1648-1540 B.C.
Dynasty XVII, ca. 1627/1606-1539 B.C.

New Kingdom, ca. 1539-1070 B.C.
Dynasty XVIII, ca. 1539-1295 B.C.
Dynasty XIX, ca. 1295-1185 B.C.
Dynasty XX, ca. 1185-1070 B.C.

Third Intermediate Period, ca. 1070-653 B.C.
Dynasty XXI, ca. 1070-945 B.C.
Dynasty XXII, ca. 945-718 B.C.
Dynasty XXIII, ca. 820-718 B.C.
Dynasty XXIV, ca. 730-712 B.C.
Dynasty XXV, ca. 775-653 B.C.

Late Period, ca. 664-332 B.C.
Dynasty XXVI, ca. 664-525 B.C.
Dynasty XXVII, ca. 525-404/401 B.C.
Dynasty XXIX, ca. 399-380 B.C.
Dynasty XXX, ca. 380-342 B.C.
Dynasty XXXI, ca. 342-332 B.C.

Ptolemaic Period, ca. 332-30 B.C.
Macedonian Dynasty, ca. 332-305 B.C.
Ptolemaic Dynasty, ca. 310/305-30 B.C.

Roman Period, ca. 30 B.C.-A.D. 395

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