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Nikiou (Zawyet Razin)
Egypt - 4th Lower Egyptian nome, Prosopites (Zawyet Razin) (L04)

GEO ID: 1463
Name: Nikiou
Greek name: Νικίου
Latin name: Niciu
Egyptian name:
Coptic name: ⲡϣⲁⲧⲓ (?)
Other: Ibshadi (Arabic) (?)
Modern name: Zawyet Razin
Variant names: Nikiou - Zawyet (Zawiet) Razin - Ibshadi (?)
Ethnic: Nikiotes
Region (3rd c. BC): L
Egyptian Nome: 04
Provincia (ca. 200 AD): Aegyptus
Other adm. affiliation:
Status: city: polis; civitas; metropolis; village: kome
Country: Egypt
Modern region:
Location:
Identification: cf. also L04 Nikioupolites (12393)
Repertoria: Dizionario III, p. 358-359 (1); p. 359; Suppl. 2, p. 135 (1); Suppl. 5, p. 67 (1)
Pleiades: 727174
Geonames: 0
Bibliography: Miller, Itineraria Romana, 1916, col. 863; Kees, RE, 1936, col. 342-344, s.v. Nikiu; Helck, LÄ II, 1977, col. 395; Jasnow / Zauzich, Book of Thoth, 2005, p. 350
Maps: Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 74 D4
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