Khui

 Dynasty X


Reign of Khui
Not available or unknown

 

The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Throne + Birth name
Throne + Birth name of Khui: Khui
Khui
ḫwi
Aa1-G43-M17
Kamal, Fouilles à Dara et à Qoçéîr el-Amarna pp. 128–142, Tomb nearby Dara
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 70-71, f:E

Bibliography


The Encyclopedia of the Pharaohs: Volume I – Predynastic to the Twentieth Dynasty 3300–1069 BC (London, 2008), 192

 

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The Royal titulary

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

Horus
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
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.

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

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

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