Nakhtneith

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Nakhtneith
Queen consort of Egypt
Full name Nakhtneith
Consort Pharaoh Djer
Issue unknown
Dynasty 1st dynasty of Egypt
Religious beliefs Ancient Egyptian religion
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Nakhtneith
in hieroglyphs

Nakhtneith was a Queen consort of ancient Egypt. She lived during the 1st dynasty. Her name means "strong is (the goddess) Neith".

Biography[edit]

Nakhtneith was the wife of Pharaoh Djer. She is known from a stela found in Abydos (stela 95) where she was buried near her husband.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Aidan Dodson & Dyan Hilton: The Complete Royal Families of Ancient Egypt. Thames & Hudson, 2004, ISBN 0-500-05128-3
  2. ^ Grajetski Ancient Egyptian Queens: a hieroglyphic dictionary Golden House Publications, pg. 3