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Hi Audrey

But that's the point, isn't it ... Like Manetho, Herodotus, Strabo and Diodorus are writing about a king, claiming to know his name, yet all using different names and all this at least 2,100 years after the man himself - whatever he was called - was assumed to have lived.

Despite this, the criticism you level at Egyptologists about 'inventing' the various names used to refer to a pharaoh to explain away what you surmise as their ignorance or inability to explain various titularies is strangely ignored when you come to discuss the significance of the name "Chemmis", also ascribed by a writer almost two millennia later.

Do you really consider the ascription of 4 or 5 titles to a pharaoh, revered as a deity, to be unusual and something which Egyptologists "invented" to explain away different names?

Consider the titles given to Jesus in the New Testament:

* Christ
* Lord
* Logos
* Son of Man / God / David
* Lamb of God
* Light of the World
* King of the Jews
* Rabboni and Rabbi

Or in Roman culture, where we have the following honorifics for the Roman "Emperor":

* principus senatus
* pontifex maximus
* imperator
* Caesar (originally a name but later used for designated heir and retained upon accession)
* Augustus, also adopted upon accession
* Perpetuus
* Nobilissimus
* Pater Patriae

Do these examples not serve to demonstrate that it is, in fact, quite usual for spiritual and/or political leaders to have various titles? Why, then, might the "living Horus" not be described in various ways?

:)



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