Also known as: Imykhet
Predynastic kings

Mekh is found on the Palermo Stone as ruler of a predynastic Lower Egypt. As this is the only known record of the name, it is impossible to know whether he was a real or mythical.

Reign of Mekh
4th millenium BCE


The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Birth name
Birth name of Mekh: Mehk / Imikhet
Mehk / Imikhet
 m-ẖ / imi-ẖt
Palermo Stone


The Encyclopedia of the Pharaohs: Volume I – Predynastic to the Twentieth Dynasty 3300–1069 BC (London, 2008), 196



With 2336 hieroglyphic names of the pharaohs
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