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Foremost of Women (ancient Egyptian: ḫnty) was an ancient Egyptian honorific title held exclusively by queen consorts. The title's first attested holder is queen Neithhotep,[1][2] the wife of Narmer who united Egypt and founded the First Dynasty.

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  1. Tyldesley 2006.
  2. Dodson & Hilton 2004.

Bibliography[]

  • Dodson, A./Hilton, D., 2004: The Complete Royal Families of Ancient Egypt. Thames & Hudson, London.

Tyldesley, J., 2006: The Complete Queens of Egypt. American University Press, Cairo.

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