Definitions for ramesesˈræm əˌsiz
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Category: Ancient History, Biography
Rameses, Ramesses, Ramses(noun)
any of 12 kings of ancient Egypt between 1315 and 1090 BC
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
the name of several ancient kings of Egypt, of which the most famous are R. II., who erected a number of monuments in token of his greatness, and at whose court Moses was brought up; and R. III., the first king of the twentieth dynasty, under whose successors the power of Egypt fell into decay.