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Fourteenth Dynasty

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Fourteenth Dynasty

The Kings of the Delta

1773 to 1650 BC

Period

Seat of Power

Factions

Dating System

Second Intermediate

Sais and other locations in the delta region

Saite, Theban, Hyksos, various provincial

Piccione, Ryholt

 

 

The Fourteenth Dynasty was extremely fragmented, with local rulers all over the delta region.  Adding to the confusion, many Thirteenth and Fifteenth Dynasty kings overlapped with the Fourteenth Dynasty.  As many as 76 kings may have ruled during this short period, of which the primary Saite kings are listed below.

 

Name of Ruler

Years of Reign

Capitol

Nehesi

1720 BC

Sais

Khatire

???

Sais

Nebfaure

1704 BC

Sais

Sehabre

???

Sais

Meridjefare

1699 BC

Sais

Sewadjkare

???

Sais

Heribre

???

Sais

Sobekhotep IX

???

Sais