Also known as: Merkare
Dynasty XIII

Reign of Merkara
Not available or unknown


The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Throne name
Throne name of Merkara: Mer ka Ra
Mer ka Ra
 The beloved one of the ka of Ra
Royal Canon of Turin 8/18
Gardiner, The Royal Canon of Turin (1959), VII:23
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 100-101, 47:T


Handbuch der Ägyptischen Königsnamen, MÄS 49 (1999): 100–101
The Encyclopedia of the Pharaohs: Volume I – Predynastic to the Twentieth Dynasty 3300–1069 BC (London, 2008), 213
Le livre des rois d'Égypte. MIFAO 18 (1912): 48
The Great Name: Ancient Egyptian Royal Titulary (Atlanta, 2013), 70



With 2336 hieroglyphic names of the pharaohs
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