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Preceded by:
Rahotep
Pharaoh of Egypt
17th Dynasty
Succeeded by:
Sobekemsaf II
Sobekemsaf I
Sobekemsaf I

Red granite statue of Sobekemsaf I.©

Reign
ca. 1590 BC (at least 7 years)
Praenomen
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Power of Re, Flourishing in
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Nomen
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Sobekemsaf
Sobek is his Protector
Horus name
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One who Pleases the Gods
Nebty name
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Numerous in Manifestations
Golden Horus
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One who Embraces the
Two Lands
Legacy
Father Rahotep (?)
Consort(s) Nubemhat
Issue Sobekemsaf II, Sobekemheb
Died ca. 1580 BC
Burial Unknown
For other pages by this name, see Sobekemsaf.

Sekhemre-Wadjkhau Sobekemsaf I (transliteration: sbk-m-sꜢ-f, meaning: "Sobek is His Protector") was the second Pharaoh of the Seventeenth Dynasty during the Second Intermediate Period, when Egypt was divided between the Theban-based Seventeenth Dynasty in Upper Egypt and the Avaris-based Fifteenth Dynasty of the Hyksos, who controlled Lower Egypt and part of Middle Egypt.

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Predecessor:
Rahotep
Pharaoh of Egypt
Seventeenth Dynasty
Successor:
Sobekemsaf II
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