Seti II

Also known as: Sethos II
Dynasty XIX

Seti II was a son of Merenptah, and succeeded his father. His short reign was complicated by an usurper, Amenmesse, that took control of Thebes and parts of Upper Egypt.

Reign of Seti II
AE Chronology1202–1198
von Beckerath1200–1194
Shaw1200–1194
Dodson1201–1195
Malek1200–1194
Arnold1214–1204
Grimal1202–1196
Redford1221–1215
Highest attestationYear 6

 

The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Horus name
Horus name: Ka nakht wer pehty
Ka nakht wer pehty
 kꜢ-nḫt wr-pḥti
 The strong bull, great of might
E1:D40-wr:r-F9-F9
Seti II Athribis obelisk usurped from Ramesses II (Berlin ÄM 12800)
. Ramesside Inscriptions, IV, 244:5-16
Roeder, Ägyptische Inschriften aus den Königlichen Museum zu Berlin, II , p. 28, 30, 32
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 158-159, 6:H1

Variants

Nebty name
Nebty name: Nakht khepesh der pedjut 9
Nakht khepesh der pedjut 9
 nḫt-ḫpš dr-pḏt-9
 The strong-armed one who has repelled the Nine Bows
n:xt:x*t:D40-xpS:d:r:D40-pD:t*3:3*3
Seti II Athribis obelisk usurped from Ramesses II (Berlin ÄM 12800)
. Ramesside Inscriptions, IV, 244:8/11
Roeder, Ägyptische Inschriften aus den Königlichen Museum zu Berlin, II , p. 28
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 160-161, 6:N1

Variants

Golden Horus name
Golden Horus name: Aa neru em tau nebu
Aa neru em tau nebu
 ꜤꜢ-nrw-m-tꜢw-nbw
 He whose victories are great in all the lands
aA:nr:Aa15-N17:N17:N17:nb:W*Z2
Seti II Athribis obelisk usurped from Ramesses II (Berlin ÄM 12800)
. Ramesside Inscriptions, IV, 244:8/11
Roeder, Ägyptische Inschriften aus den Königlichen Museum zu Berlin, II , p. 28, 30
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 160-161, 6:G1

Variants

Throne name
Throne name: User kheperu Ra, setep en Ra
User kheperu Ra, setep en Ra
 wsr-ḫprw-rꜤ stp.n-rꜤ
 Powerful are the manifestations of Ra, the chosen one of Ra
ra-wsr-xpr:Z2-stp&n&ra
Seti II Athribis obelisk usurped from Ramesses II (Berlin ÄM 12800)
Roeder, Ägyptische Inschriften aus den Königlichen Museum zu Berlin, II , p. 29
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 160-161, 6:T1

Variants

Birth name
Birth name: Seti mery en Ptah
Seti mery en Ptah
 stḥy mri n ptḥ
 The one who belongs to Seth, beloved of Ptah
p:t-H-mr-stX*i*i:n
, Denkmäler aus Ägypten und Äthiopien (), III, 237c
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 160-161, 6:E1

Variants

Bibliography


Handbuch der Ägyptischen Königsnamen, MÄS 49 (1999): 158–161
The Encyclopedia of the Pharaohs: Volume I – Predynastic to the Twentieth Dynasty 3300–1069 BC (London, 2008), 414–416
Le livre des rois d'Égypte. MIFAO 19 (1913): 130–139
The Great Name: Ancient Egyptian Royal Titulary (Atlanta, 2013), 122–123

 

 



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