Also known as: Teyew
Predynastic kings

Tiu 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 Tiu
4th millenium BCE


The Royal Titulary

From the hieroglyphic records

Birth name
Birth name of Tiu: Tiu
Palermo Stone


The Encyclopedia of the Pharaohs: Volume I – Predynastic to the Twentieth Dynasty 3300–1069 BC (London, 2008), 477–478



With 2336 hieroglyphic names of the pharaohs
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