Who's Who of Ancient Egypt - Egyptian people, queens and family: Kai-irusu


3rd Dynasty

Kai-irusu was a vizier and a famous sage who may have been the author of a set of instructions on good behavior which urges an abstemious approach to life. He addresses himself to his children, one of whom may have been the vizier Kagemni, whose name occurs at the end of the text.

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Last Updated: June 19th, 2011