Pronunciation: (när'mur), [key]
a king of Egypt identified by modern scholars as the Menes of tradition and depicted as the unifier of Upper and Lower Egypt on an ancient slate tablet (Nar'mer Pal'ette or Palette of Narmer), c3200b.c. with relief carvings on both sides. Cf. Menes.
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