Hemiunu


Hemiunu
(fl. 2600-2560 BC)
   Egyptian prince of the Old Kingdom. Probably identified with a like-named son of Nefermaat. He served as vizierunder Khufu. He was buried in a mastaba tombat Giza. It is speculated that he may have been in charge of the construction of the Great Pyramid. A statue from his tomb is now housed in the Pelizaeus Museum in Hildesheim, Germany.
Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Egypt by Morris L. Bierbrier

Ancient Egypt. A Reference Guide. . 2011.

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  • Hemiunu — (fl. 2570 BC) is believed to be the architect of the Great Pyramid of Giza, Egypt. [De Camp, p. 35] [Shaw, p. 89] He was the son of Nefermaat, [Arnold, p. 107] a relative of Khufu, the Old Kingdom pharaoh whose pyramid it is. Archaeologists have… …   Wikipedia

  • Hemiunu — Estatua de Hemiunu encontrada en Guiza. Roemer und Pelizaeus Museum, Hildesheim. Hemiunu (en egipcio Hem Iun) fue un chaty (visir) de Jufu (Keops), faraón de la cuarta dinastía circa 2580 a. C.[1] …   Wikipedia Español

  • Hemiun — Hemiunu in Hieroglyphen Hemiunu …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Nefermaat — Nefermaat in hieroglyphs …   Wikipedia

  • Pelizaeus-Museum — Roemer und Pelizaeus Museum Statue des Hemiunu im Roemer und Pelizaeus Museum Das Roemer und Pelizaeus Museum Hildesheim ist ein durch seine bedeutende …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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