Sakir-Har in hieroglyphs

The second pharaoh of the Fifteenth Dynasty, a.k.a. Sakarher, Seker-Her

Precedessor
Semqen

Successor
Sharek

Reign of Sakir-Har

The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Nebty name

Two ladies hieroglyphs

The “Two Ladies”, the goddesses Nekhbet and Wadjet, representing Upper and Lower Egypt respectively.

Nebty name
Waf pedjut
wꜤf-pḏwt
The one who has subdued the Nine Bows
W-pD:pD:pD
Doorjamb, Cairo TD-8316
Pharaonen und Fremde - Dynastien im Dunkel, 150-152 [126]
Beckerath, “Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen”, 2nd ed. MÄS 49 (1999). 116-117, d:N

Golden Horus name

Golden Horus name

Horus perched on Gold, which was associated with eternity, but its meaning is disputed.

Golden Horus name
Ir ta shef
ir-tꜢš.f
The one who has made his (own) border
ir-t:U30-A-N37:Z9:f
Doorjamb, Cairo TD-8316
Pharaonen und Fremde - Dynastien im Dunkel, 150-152 [126]
Beckerath, “Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen”, 2nd ed. MÄS 49 (1999). 116-117, d:G

Birth name

Nomen or birth name

Personal name given at birth. Also known as the Nomen .

Birth name
Heqa khasut, Seker-Her
hḳꜢ-ḫꜢswt skr-ḥr
The Ruler of Foreign Lands, Seker-her
ir-t:U30-A-N37:Z9:f
Doorjamb, Cairo TD-8316
Pharaonen und Fremde - Dynastien im Dunkel, 150-152 [126]
Beckerath, “Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen”, 2nd ed. MÄS 49 (1999). 116-117, d:E

Bibliography

  • Beckerath, J. “Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen”, Second edition, MÄS 49 (1999) : 116–117
  • Leprohon, R. J. The Great Name: Ancient Egyptian Royal Titulary (Atlanta, 2013): 82
  • Baker. D. D. The Encyclopedia of the Pharaohs: Volume I (London, 2008): 346
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