Dynasty XXVIII

Reign of Amyrtaeus
AE Chronology404–399
von Beckerath405–399
Manetho6 years


The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Birth name
Birth name of Amyrtaeus: Amun ir di su
Amun ir di su
 Amun is the one who created him
Hieroglyphs tenatively reconstructed from demotic source in
Spiegelberg, Die sogenannte demotische Chronik, Column II, row 2
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 222-223, a:E

The sources of antiquity

From the writings of the historians and scholars of antiquity

Africanus xxviii, Aμυρτεος Amurteos Amyrteus 6 years
Eusebius xxviii, Aμυρταιος Amyrtaios Amyrtaeus 6 years
Herodotus 140.2 Aμυρταιου Amurtaiou Amyrtaeus
Eratosthenes 38 Aμουθαρταιος Amouthartaios Amyrthartaeus 63 years


Handbuch der Ägyptischen Königsnamen, MÄS 49 (1999): 222–223
Le livre des rois d'Égypte. MIFAO 20 (1915): 159–160
The Great Name: Ancient Egyptian Royal Titulary (Atlanta, 2013), 169



With 2336 hieroglyphic names of the pharaohs
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