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Tanis

GEO ID: 2251
Name: Tanis
Variants: Tanis (Tannis - Taneos Chorion)
Greek: Τανις
Demotic: Tȝ-ʿny
Latin:
Coptic:
Country: Egypt
Region: 00
Nome: Arsinoites (Fayum), meris of Herakleides
Modern name:
Administrative situation:
Status: village: kome; chorion
Ethnic: Tanites
Location: near 00a Philadelpheia (1760)
Identification: 00a Manashinshana (4833)?
Repertoria: Dizionario IV, p. 353-354 (2); p. 354 (2); Suppl. 1, p. 240 (2); Suppl. 2, p. 204; Suppl. 3, p. 145 (2); Suppl. 4, p. 126 (2); Suppl. 5, p. 96 (2); Timm, p. 2264-2270; Wessely, Topographie, 1904, p. 143-144; P. Tebt. 2, 1907, p. 354; p. 357; p. 403
Bibliography: Clarysse, Studies on Ptolemaic Memphis (Stud. Hell. 24), 1980, p. 105; Monson, P. Agri. Dem., 2012, p. 2-3; p. 60-61
Notes: the double name Ammonias alias Tanis in P. Lips. 2 139, 3 is surprising, as there are no further links between Ammonias and Tanis; obsolete reading: Nȝ-ʿnỉ