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Dynasty 1st Dynasty
Pharaoh(s) Hor-Aha
Spouse(s) Hor-Aha
Burial Tomb B14 at Umm el-Qa'ab

Benerib meaning 'Sweet of Heart' is thought to be a wife of Hor-Aha as her name has been found alongside Aha's several times[1] including objects from his subsidiary tombs and an ivory box bearing both of their names together[2]. In addition she is known to have been buried in one of the tombs which formed part of Aha's funerary complex in Tomb B14[3][1].


  1. 1.0 1.1 Dodson, A & Hilton, D. (2005) The Complete Royal Families of Ancient Egypt London: Thames & Hudson. ISBN 9774249577
  2. Tyldesley, J. (2006) The Complete Queens of Egypt Cairo: American University Press.
  3. Wilkinson, T, A, H. (2001) Early Dynastic Egypt London: Routledge. ISBN 0-415-26011-6.