Khafra

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Khafra (also read as Khafre, Khefren and Chephren) was an ancient Egyptian king (pharaoh) of the 4th Dynasty during the Old Kingdom.wikipedia
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Old Kingdom of Egypt

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Khafra (also read as Khafre, Khefren and Chephren) was an ancient Egyptian king (pharaoh) of the 4th Dynasty during the Old Kingdom.
It is also known as the "Age of the Pyramids" or the "Age of the Pyramid Builders", as it encompasses the reigns of the great pyramid builders of the Fourth Dynasty— among them King Sneferu, who perfected the art of pyramid-building, and the kings Khufu, Khafre and Menkaure, who constructed the pyramids at Giza.

Khufu

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He was the son of Khufu and the throne successor of Djedefre.

Great Sphinx of Giza

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The view held by modern Egyptology at large continues to be that the Great Sphinx was built in approximately 2500 BC for Khafra.
The face of the Sphinx is generally believed to represent the pharaoh Khafre.

Menkaure

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According to the ancient historian Manetho, Khafra was followed by king Bikheris, but according to archaeological evidence he was instead followed by king Menkaure.
According to Manetho, he was the throne successor of king Bikheris, but according to archaeological evidence he rather was the successor of king Khafre.

Djedefre

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He was the son of Khufu and the throne successor of Djedefre.

Bikheris

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According to the ancient historian Manetho, Khafra was followed by king Bikheris, but according to archaeological evidence he was instead followed by king Menkaure.
The list contains the names Khufu, Djedefra, Khafra, Djedefhor and Baefra.

Ankhmare

Further sons include Ankhmare, Akhre, Iunmin, and Iunre.
Ankhmare was a son of Pharaoh Khafre and was named after god Ra.

Iunmin I

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Further sons include Ankhmare, Akhre, Iunmin, and Iunre.
He was possibly a son of king Khafre.

Meritites I

Khafra is thought by some to be the son of Queen Meritites I due to an inscription where he is said to honor her memory.
Both Queen Hetepheres II and Pharaoh Khafra have been suggested as children of Meretites I and Khufu as well, and it is possible that Meritites II was a daughter of Meritites I as well.

Kawab

Kawab was the eldest son of Pharaoh Khufu and Meritites I and half-brother of pharaohs Djedefre and Khafre.

Iunre

Further sons include Ankhmare, Akhre, Iunmin, and Iunre.
He was the son of king Khafre.

Hemetre

Two more daughters named Rekhetre and Hemetre are known as well.
Hemetre may have been a daughter or granddaughter of Khafre.

Rekhetre

Two more daughters named Rekhetre and Hemetre are known as well.
She was a daughter of Pharaoh Khafra.

Sekhemkare (vizier)

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He was a son of king Khafre and queen Hekenuhedjet.

Henutsen

Khafre may be a son of Queen Henutsen instead.
In case that Khufukhaf was not identical to king Khafra, Henutsen was Khafra's mother, too.

Khamerernebty I

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She was probably a wife of King Khafre and the mother of King Menkaure and Queen Khamerernebty II.

Nebemakhet

Nebemakhet was the son of King Khafre and Queen Meresankh III.

Duaenre

Dua(en)re was the son of King Khafre and Queen Meresankh III and thus grandson of Pharaoh Khufu and Crown Prince Kawab.

Hetepheres II

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The marriage of her daughter, Meresankh III, to her late second husband's successor Khafra made Hetepheres II the mother-in-law of the new king.

Khamerernebty II

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She was a daughter of Pharaoh Khafra and Queen Khamerernebty I.

Turin King List

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While the Turin King List length for his reign is blank, and Manetho exaggerates his reign as 66 years, most scholars believe it was between 24 and 26 years, based upon the date of the Will of Prince Nekure which was carved on the walls of this Prince's mastaba tomb.

Nikaure

Nikaure was a son of Pharaoh Khafre and Queen Persenet.

Persenet

She may have been a daughter of King Khufu and a wife of King Khafra.

Hekenuhedjet

Hekenuhedjet was an ancient Egyptian queen consort of the 4th dynasty, a wife of pharaoh Khafra.