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Upper Egypt
Egypt - Upper Egypt (U)

GEO ID: 2766
Name: Upper Egypt
Greek name: Ἄνω Αἴγυπτος - Ἄνω Χώρα - Ἑρμῆς
Latin name: Aegyptus Superior
Egyptian name: Šmʿ (Šmȝ - Tȝ-šmʿ.w) - ʿ-rsy - *Mȝʿ-rs
Coptic name: ⲙⲁⲣⲏⲥ
Other:
Modern name:
Variant names: Upper Egypt - Ano Aigyptos - Aegyptus Superior - Ano Chora - Hermes - Shema - A-resi ('Southern region') - Mares
Ethnic:
Region (3rd c. BC): U
Egyptian Nome:
Provincia (ca. 200 AD): Aegyptus
Other adm. affiliation:
Status: area: chora
Country: Egypt
Modern region:
Location:
Identification: U Anocuram (8310)?; U Pathres (10612)? cf. Egypt (49)
Repertoria: Drew-Bear, Hermopolite, 1979, p. 347 (s.v. Mares); Gauthier, Dictionnaire VI, 1929, p. 34
Pleiades: 0
Geonames: 0
Bibliography: Sethe, ZÄS 44 (1907), p. 8-10; Griffith, P. Ryl. Dem., 1909, p. 425; Wb 2, 1927, p. 123; Wb 4, 1930, p. 472-475; Wb 5, 1931, p. 227; Erichsen, Lesestücke II.2, 1940, p. 201; Erichsen, Glossar, 1954, p. 174: p. 450; p. 509; P. Tebt. Tait, 1977, p. 4 n. c; Locher, Topographie Nilkatarakt, 1999, p. 257-258; Kockelmann, Die Toponymen- und Kultnamenlisten, 2002, p. 175-176; Smith, Papyrus Harkness, 2005, p. 125; CDD Š, 2010, p. 135-137; CDD T, 2012, p. 47
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