(Egyptian Wsr-k-R.w). Egyptian king, according to the evidence of the Kings' lists in the Sixth Dynasty (c. 2300-2250 BC), after Teti I and before Pepi I (Phiops ); scarcely any contemporary record. He is sometimes regarded as a usurper or anti-king before or during the reign of Pepi I.
J. Vercoutter, L'Égypte et la vallée du Nil, vol. 1, 1992, 322.
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Quack, Joachim (Berlin),
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