Maara Sobekhotep

Also known as: Sobekhotep IX Dynasty XIII


Reign of Maara Sobekhotep
Not available or unknown

 

The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Throne name
Throne name of Maara Sobekhotep: Maa Ra
Maa Ra
mꜢꜤ-rꜤ
ra-U1-a
Newberry, Scarabs (1908), pl. 10, No. 23
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 104-105, k:T
Throne + Birth name
Throne + Birth name of Maara Sobekhotep: Maa Ra Sobek hotep
Maa Ra Sobek hotep
mꜢꜤ-rꜤ sbk-ḥtp
ra-U1:a-I3:Htp
Newberry, Scarabs (1908), plate X (22)
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 104-105, k:E

Bibliography


Handbuch der Ägyptischen Königsnamen, MÄS 49 (1999): 104–105

 

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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.

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

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