Meritaten

Meritaten
Meritaten (Wikipedia)
Introduction

Meritaten, also spelled Merytaten or Meryetaten (14th century BC), was an ancient Egyptian royal woman of the Eighteenth dynasty. Her name means "She who is beloved of Aten", Aten being the sun-deity her father, Pharaoh Akhenaten, worshipped. She held several titles, performing official roles for her father and becoming the Great Royal Wife to Pharaoh Smenkhkare, who may have been a brother or son of Akhenaten. Meritaten also may have served as pharaoh in her own right under the name, Ankhkheperure Neferneferuaten.


Date of birth
1401 BCE

Place of birth
Thebes

Date of death
1401 BCE

Place of death
Amarna

Gender
Female

Mother
Nefertiti

Father
Akhenaten


Spouses (with offspring)


Family tree

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Last updated
29. October 2017 @ 22:10:00 (UTC)