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Xois (Sakha)
Egypt - 6th Lower Egyptian nome, Xoites (Sakha) (L06)

GEO ID: 2507
Name: Xois
Greek name: Ξοις
Latin name: Xois
Egyptian name: Ḫȝswwt (Ḫȝsw)
Coptic name:
Other:
Modern name: Sakha
Variant names: Xois - Sakha
Ethnic: Xoites - Xoitanus - Xoitikos - Xoitios
Region (3rd c. BC): L
Egyptian Nome: 06
Provincia (ca. 200 AD): Aegyptus
Other adm. affiliation: according to Strabon in the L12 Sebennytes
Status: city: metropolis; polis; nesos
Country: Egypt
Modern region:
Location:
Identification: cf. also L06 Xoites (11905), L06 Chasouou (11527)
Repertoria: Dizionario III, p. 376 (bis); p. 376 (1-2); p. 376-377; p. 377; Suppl. 1, p. 212; Suppl. 3, p. 83; Suppl. 4, p. 95; Gauthier, Dictionnaire IV, 1927, p. 154; Timm, p. 2231-2237
Pleiades: 727256
Geonames: 0
Bibliography: Guermeur, Les cultes d'Amon, 2005, p. 151-179
Maps: Baines / Malek, Atlas, 2002, p. 167
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