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Tanis (San el-Hagar)
Egypt - 19th Lower Egyptian nome, Tanites (San el-Hagar) (L19)

GEO ID: 2252
Name: Tanis
Greek name: Τανις
Latin name: Tanis
Egyptian name: Ḏʿn.t (Tʿny)
Coptic name: ϫⲁⲁⲛⲉ - ϫⲁⲛⲏ
Other: Soan (Hebrew) - Si'nu (Assyrian) - Sa'nu (Assyrian)
Modern name: San el-Hagar
Variant names: Tanis - Djanet - Soan - Si'nu - Sa'nu - San el-Hagar
Ethnic: Tanites - Taneus - Tanitikos - Taniticus
Region (3rd c. BC): L
Egyptian Nome: 19
Provincia (ca. 200 AD): Aegyptus
Other adm. affiliation:
Status: city: polis; urbs; metropolis
Country: Egypt
Modern region:
Location:
Identification: L Thitu (10955)?; cf. also L19 Tanites (2957), L19 Saitikon / Tanitikon Stoma (7031), L19 Sechet-Tanis (11820)
Repertoria: Dizionario IV, p. 353 (1); p. 354 (1); p. 354; Suppl. 2, p. 205 (1 & 3); Suppl. 3, p. 145 (1 & 3); Suppl. 5, p. 96 (1)
Pleiades: 727236
Geonames: 0
Bibliography: Erichsen, Glossar, 1954, p. 609; p. 675; CDD Ḏ, 2001, p. 22; Guermeur, Les cultes d'Amon, 2005, p. 265-301; Verreth, Northern Sinai, 2006, p. 833-837; p. 1133-1134
Maps: Baines / Malek, Atlas, 2002, p. 167
Notes: new reading in Finke (ed.), Festschrift G. Wilhelm, 2010, p. 447-465, l. 30 (cf. Lepper (ed.), Forschung in der Papyrussammlung, 2013, p. 344; personal name, no toponym)

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