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was nefertiti a pharaoh?

Nefertiti was not technically a Pharaoh. A Pharaoh was like a king or ruler in ancient Egypt. Nefertiti was a Queen and the wife of Pharaoh Akhenaten, who was the actual Pharaoh. Nefertiti is famous for being a very powerful Queen who helped her husband make many changes to the religion and culture of ancient Egypt.