Qareh

 Dynasty XIV


Reign of Qareh
Ryholt1770–1760

 

The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Throne name
Throne name of Qareh: Kha user Ra
Kha user Ra
ḫꜤi-wsr-rꜤ
The (very) appearance of the strength of Ra
ra-xa:a-wsr-s
Newberry, Scarabs, (London, 1908), pl. 21, No. 25
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 118-119, j:T
Birth name
Birth name of Qareh: Qareh
Qareh
ḳꜢrḥ
The bald one
q-A-r-H
Newberry, Scarabs, (London, 1908), pl. 21, No. 23-24
Ryholt. "King Qareh, a Canaanite king in Egypt", Israel Exploration Journal 48 (1998): 194–200

Bibliography


Handbuch der Ägyptischen Königsnamen, MÄS 49 (1999): 120–121
The Encyclopedia of the Pharaohs: Volume I – Predynastic to the Twentieth Dynasty 3300–1069 BC (London, 2008), 303–304
The Great Name: Ancient Egyptian Royal Titulary (Atlanta, 2013), 74

 

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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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