Who's Who of Egyptian people, queens and family: Anhernakhte


Nineteenth Dynasty

In the latter years of the reign of King Ramesses II Anhernakhte was Chief of the Bowmen of Kush, a senior army rank which denoted the military command of Nubia. He was also Fan-bearer on the Right of the King, a title of high honor. His name and titles are recorded on rock inscriptions on the island of Siheil. He was also named as Overseer of Southern Lands, a title often held by the Viceroys of Kush.

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Last Updated: June 21st, 2011