Epithets and Titles

Some of the most common titles and epithets of the pharaohs with their hieroglyphs and translation.

HieroglyphsDescription
Horus Horus name
Horus (usually in a serekh
ḥr
The Two Ladies The Two Ladies
Nebty
nbti
Golden Falcon Golden Falcon
Nebtawy
nb-tꜢwi
King of Upper and Lower Egypt The Dual King, King of Upper and Lower Egypt, or, simply King
Nesutbity
nsw.t-bi.ti
King of Upper Egypt Son of Ra, birth-name
Zara
zꜢ-rꜤ
King of Upper Egypt King, King of Upper Egypt
Nesut
n-sw-t
The Good God The good god
Netjernefer (often placed before Son of Ra)
nṯr-nfr
True of Voice True of Voice
Maatkheru, (i.e. deceased)
mꜢꜤt-ḫrw
LPH Life, Prosperity, Health
Ankhwedjaseneb
Ꜥnx-wḏꜢ-snb
Lord of the Two Lands Lord of the Two Lands
Nebtawy
nb-tꜢwi
Lord of Apparitions/Crowns Lord of Apparitions/Crowns
Nebkhau (often placed after Son of Ra but before cartouche)
nb-ḫꜢw
Life everlasting Life everlasting
Ankhdjeta (epithet)
Ꜥnḫ-ḏt-tꜢ
Chosen of Ra Chosen of Ra
Setepenra (epithet)
stp-n-rꜤ
Strong bull Strong bull
Kanakht (often part of the Horus name)
kꜢ-nḫt

 



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