Unplaced kings

Anather may have been the first ruler of the Sixteenth dynasty, or a Canaanite chieftain contemporary with the sixteenth dynasty.

Reign of Anather
Not available or unknown


The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Birth name
Birth name of Anather: Heqa khasut, Anather
Heqa khasut, Anather
ḥḳꜢ-ḫꜢswt Ꜥnt-ḥr
The ruler of foreign lands, Anather
Newberry, Scarabs, Plate XXIII (11)
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 116-117, a


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The Royal titulary

The full titulary was announced at the coronation, when a pharaoh officially became king.

Horus name
The oldest form of a pharaoh's name, often enclosed in a serekh, a sort of "heraldic crest" representing a palace facade.

Nebty name
The "Two Ladies", the heraldic goddesses Nekhbet and Wadjet, representing Upper and Lower Egypt respectively.

Golden Horus
Golden Horus name
Gold was strongly associated with eternity, but the meaning of this title is disputed.

Throne name
(prenomen) Announced at the coronation, and written in a cartouche.

Personal name
(nomen) The name given at birth, also written in a cartouche.

Ancient historians

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