Huni

(2637 - 2613)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Huni was the fifth king of the 3rd Dynasty. He responsible for the construction of a fort at Elephantine Island as well as a pyramid at Meidum. His Great Royal Wife was Queen Meresankh I. She was the mother of his heir, Snofru. The famous sage Kagemi was a Vizier of Egypt during Huni's reign.

 

 

Nomen

 

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King Hu

 

 

Appearance in King Lists

 

 

 

 

Hwnj

Huni

The Smiter

Hwni

Huni

The Smiter

   

 

 
Appearance in Manetho

 

Africanus:   no mention    
         
Eusebius:   no mention    
 

It is not known where Huni was buried.