Senen

 Dynasty IX


Reign of Senen
Not available or unknown

 

The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Throne name
Throne name of Senen: S...
S...
s...{twt-hꜢ}
S29-//-A53-V28-G1-.:D36#12-//
Royal Canon of Turin 5.22
Gardiner, The Royal Canon of Turin (1959), IV:23
The traces of signs after the initial S29-sign are illegible, and there is not enough space for the reading of swnn as proposed by Černý.

Bibliography


The Encyclopedia of the Pharaohs: Volume I – Predynastic to the Twentieth Dynasty 3300–1069 BC (London, 2008), 389–390

 

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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.

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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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