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


4th Dynasty

Meritites was the wife of Khufu and is thought to have been the mother of Prince Kewab and the Queen Hetepheres II. She may have been the mother of Baufre' and Hardedef as well. She was most likely removed upon the death of Khufu. Ra'djedef murdered Kewab and assumed the throne.

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Last Updated: June 19th, 2011