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Mouchis
Egypt - Arsinoites (Fayum), meris of Polemon (00c)

GEO ID: 1396
Name: Mouchis
Greek name: Μουχις
Latin name:
Egyptian name: Pr-mḫy (Pr-mḫ - Pȝ-mwḫys - Pȝ-ʿ.wy-n-Pr-mwḫȝ?)
Coptic name: ⲧⲙⲟⲩϣⲓ
Other: Dumushiya (Arabic)
Modern name:
Variant names: Mouchis - Per-mechi - P-awi-n-Per-moucha ('The place of Per-moucha'?) - Tmoushi - Dumushiya
Ethnic: Mouchites (Mouchitissa)
Region (3rd c. BC): 00
Egyptian Nome: c
Provincia (ca. 200 AD): Aegyptus
Other adm. affiliation:
Status: village: kome; demi
Country: Egypt
Modern region:
Location: near 00c Eleusis (624), 00c Aphrodites Polis (233)
Identification:
Repertoria: Dizionario III, p. 301-302 (1); p. 302; Suppl. 1, p. 200 (1); Suppl. 2, p. 126 (1); Suppl. 3, p. 76 (1); p. 76; Suppl. 4, p. 88 (1); Suppl. 5, p. 62-63 (1); Timm, p. 889-890; P. Tebt. 2, 1907, p. 390
Pleiades: 741525
Geonames: 0
Bibliography: P. Mich. 18, 1996, p. 92-93; p. 96-97; Bogaert, ZPE 120 (1998), p. 180
Maps:
Notes: obsolete reading: Pȝ-mtwḫys

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