Sewadjkara Hori

 Dynasty XIII


Reign of Sewadjkara Hori
Ryholt1669–1664
Turin Canon5y ... 8d

 

The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Throne + Birth name
Throne + Birth name of Sewadjkara Hori: Sewadj ka Ra Hori*
Sewadj ka Ra Hori*
swꜢḏ-kꜢ-rꜤ ḥr-i
The one whom the ka of Re has made flourish, Hori
ra-s-wAD-kA-Z1-G7-G7-G5-i
Royal Canon of Turin 8.7
Gardiner, The Royal Canon of Turin (1959), VII:7
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 98-99, 31

Bibliography


Handbuch der Ägyptischen Königsnamen, MÄS 49 (1999): 98–99
Le livre des rois d'Égypte. MIFAO 18 (1912): 47
The Great Name: Ancient Egyptian Royal Titulary (Atlanta, 2013), 69

 

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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.

Kinglists
Ancient historians

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