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Sixteenth Dynasty

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Sixteenth Dynasty

The Kysos Dynasty

1650 to 1580 BC

Period Seat of Power Factions Dating System
Second Intermediate Pelusium Saite, Theban, Hyksos, various provincial Turin Canon

 

The Kysos were foreign rulers who controlled various parts of Lower and Middle Egypt on behalf of the Hyksos, with their primary center of power being the northern Sinai city of Pelusium.  Little is known of this dynasty, and the following chronology is to be considered incomplete at best.

Name of Ruler Years of Reign Capitol
Anat-Her ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
User-Anat ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Semqen ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Zaket ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Wasa ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Qar ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Pepi III ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Bebankh ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Nebmaatre ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Nikare II ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Aahotepre ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Aaneterire ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Nubankhre ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Nubuserre ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Khauserre ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Khamure ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Jacob-Baal ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Yakbum ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Yoam ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces
Amu ??? Misc. Middle/Lower Provinces