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Nedjem
M29Aa29A1
nḏm
"Sweet"
Dynasty 18th Dynasty
Pharaoh(s) Amenhotep II
Titles King's Son
Father Amenhotep II
Burial Unknown

Nedjem (ancient Egyptian: nḏm, "Sweet") was an ancient Egyptian Prince of the Eighteenth Dynasty during the New Kingdom.

Family[]

Nedjem was the son of Pharaoh Amenhotep II.[1] The identity of his mother remains unknown. He was a (half-)brother of Pharaoh Thutmose IV.

Attestation[]

Nedjem is only known from a single source; he is mentioned, along with his brother Webensenu, on a statue of Minmose, who is Overseer of the Works at Karnak.[2]

Burial[]

The whereabouts of Nedjem's tomb and mummy remain unknown.

References[]

  1. Dodson & Hilton 2004, p. 141.
  2. Helck 1956, p. 1447.

Bibliography[]

  • Dodson, A./Hilton, D., 2004: The Complete Royal Families of Ancient Egypt. Thames & Hudson, London.
  • Helck, W., 1956: Urkunden der 18. Dynastie. Heft 18. Berlin.
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