Shoshenq III

Also known as: Sheshonq III, Sheshonk III
Dynasty XXII

Reign of Shoshenq III


The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Horus name
Horus name of Shoshenq III: Ka nakht mesut Ra
Ka nakht mesut Ra
 kꜢ-nḫt mstiw-rꜤ
 The strong bull, the offspring of Ra
Montet, La Nécropole royale de Tanis (1960), Vol. 3, pls. 29-30
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 188-189, 6:H1


Throne name
Throne name of Shoshenq III: User Maat Ra, setep en Ra
User Maat Ra, setep en Ra
 wsr-mꜢꜤt-rꜤ stp.n-rꜤ
 Usermaatra, chosen by Ra
Block JE 38272 from Mendes
Daressy, Le nom d'Horus di roi Chéchanq III, ASAE 13 (1914): 86
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 188-189, 6:T1


Birth name
Birth name of Shoshenq III: Shesheneq mery Amun
Shesheneq mery Amun
 ššnḳ mri-imn
 Shoshenk, beloved of Amun
Beckerath, The Nile Level Records at Karnak and their Importance, JARCE 5 (1966): 51 (23)
, Handbuch der ägyptischen Königsnamen (), 188-189, 6:E1



Handbuch der Ägyptischen Königsnamen, MÄS 49 (1999): 188–189
Le livre des rois d'Égypte. MIFAO 19 (1913): 361–368
The Great Name: Ancient Egyptian Royal Titulary (Atlanta, 2013), 149–150



With 2336 hieroglyphic names of the pharaohs
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