Sekhemra Shedwaset

 Dynasty XVI

This king is only known from the Turin Canon. There are no other finds that holds his name.

Reign of Sekhemra Shedwaset


The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Throne name
Throne name of Sekhemra Shedwaset: Sekhem Ra shed Waset
Sekhem Ra shed Waset
 sḫm-rꜤ šd-wꜢst
 The powerful one of Re, who has rescued Thebes
Royal Canon of Turin 11/9
Gardiner, The Royal Canon of Turin (1959), XI, 9
. Ramesside Inscriptions, II, 843:1
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 128-129, 10:T6


Handbuch der Ägyptischen Königsnamen, MÄS 49 (1999): 128–129
The Encyclopedia of the Pharaohs: Volume I – Predynastic to the Twentieth Dynasty 3300–1069 BC (London, 2008), 372
The Great Name: Ancient Egyptian Royal Titulary (Atlanta, 2013), 85



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