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Nebetiunet
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"Lady of Tentyris"
Dynasty 18th Dynasty
Pharaoh(s) Thutmose III
Titles King's Daughter
Father Thutmose III
Mother Meritre-Hatshepsut
Burial Unknown
For other pages by this name, see Nebetiunet.

Nebetiunet (transliteration: nbt-ỉwnt, meaning: "Lady of Tentyris") was an ancient Egyptian Princess of the Eighteenth Dynasty during the New Kingdom.

Family[]

Nebetiunet was a daughter of Pharaoh Thutmose III and Queen Meritre-Hatshepsut.[1] The name Nebetiunet was also a title of the goddess Hathor. Her brothers include Pharaoh Amenhotep II and Prince Menkheperre. The princesses Iset, Meritamen and another Meritamen were her sisters.

Nebetiunet is depicted together with her sisters and Menkheperre on a statue of their maternal grandmother Huy (now in the British Museum).[2] Amenhotep II is absent, despite also being known as a child of Meritre-Hatshepsut.

Burial[]

The whereabouts of Nebetiunet's burial and mummy remain unknown.

References[]

  1. Dodson & Hilton 2004, p. 133, 140.
  2. Dodson & Hilton 2004, p. 133.

Bibliography[]

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