People

Amenirdis II’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroAncient Egyptian princess and priestess
Is Monarch
Noble
Sovereign
From Egypt
Type Royals
Genderfemale
Family
Father: Taharqa

The Ancient Egyptian princess Amenirdis II, daughter of the Kushite pharaoh Taharqa of the 25th Dynasty, was adopted by Shepenupet II, daughter of Piye, to become Divine Adoratrice of Amun from around 650 BC to 640 BC during the 26th Dynasty. Amenirdis adopted Nitocris, daughter of Psamtik I, to become her successor.