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Shrine Hymn in Honour of Akhenaten

The following hymn is in honour of Pharaoh Akhenaten. It uses his various names and royal titles from history, nomen, prenomen and his later adopted name. The hymn may be recited any time of the day, but preferably during the daylight hours. The meaning of the name or title appears in parenthesis.

Akhenaten.
(Servant of the Aten)

Amenhotep Netjert Heka Iunu.
(Amen is satisfied, God-king of Heliopolis)

Nefer Kheperu Re.
(Beautiful are the manifestations of Re)

Akhenaten.

Kanakht qai Shuti.
(Strong bull of the double plumes)

Wer nesut em Ipet sewat.
(Great of Kingship in Karnak)

Wetjes Khau Em Lunu Shemay.
(Crowned in Heliopolis of the South)

Amenhotep Netjert Heka Iunu.

Nefer Kheperu Re.

Akhenaten, Akhenaten, Akhenaten.