Tefnakhte


Tefnakhte
(reigned c. 733–725 BC)
   Throne name Shepsesre. Prince of Sais. He is named as the main opponent of the Nubian ruler Piye during his invasion of Egypt, although he is not named there as a king. Despite his submission, it appears that Tefnakhte still assumed royal status and was succeeded by his son, Bakenrenef, of Dynasty 24.
Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Egypt by Morris L. Bierbrier

Ancient Egypt. A Reference Guide. . 2011.

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