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Tjanefer
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ṯꜣ-nfr
"The Beautiful Young Bird"
Dynasty 21st Dynasty
Pharaoh(s) AmenemopetSiamun
Father Pinedjem II
Mother Neskhonsu
Burial Unknown
For other pages by this name, see Tjanefer.

Tjanefer (transliteration: ṯꜣ-nfr, meaning: "The Beautiful Young Bird") was an ancient Egyptian nobleman of the Twenty-first Dynasty during the Third Intermediate Period.

Family[]

Tjanefer is a son of the High Priest of Amun Pinedjem II and Neskhonsu.[1] Pharaoh Psusennes II was his half-brother.

Burial[]

The whereabouts of Tjanefer's tomb and mummy remain unknown, but he was presumably buried somewhere in the Theban Necropolis.

References[]

  1. Dodson 2012, p. 226-227.

Bibliography[]

  • Dodson, A., 2012: Afterglow of Empire: Egypt from the Fall of the New Kingdom to the Saite Renaissance. The American University in Cairo Press.
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