Ruins near the village of Hajji Qandil in Egypt where an important collection of ancient tablets were discovered.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
AKHETATEN. Literally “Horizon of Aten,” was founded on virgin soil by the Eighteenth Dynasty, Egyptian king Akhenaten as his capital city and the sacred precinct of the sun-god Aten. The sacred precinct of Akhetaten is delimited by boundary stelae describing its founding. It spanned the Nile and comprised