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TM Nam 4249

Stable URI (with TM Nam ID): www.trismegistos.org/name/4249
Standard variants

Greek: Νείλων

Gender: Male

Linguistic origins: Greek

Compound: DN-ων

Principal element(s): Neilos

Type: location (TM Geo 3943), theophoric

Notes: derivation of Neilos "the Nile" (is that theophoric for you? translation of Hapy?)

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16 attestations of 13 individuals in documentary texts from Egypt (= Ref level)

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Chronological overview of attestations of the name Neilon

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Ref ID Publication Attestation Appears as Provenance (text) Date
535861SEG 27 1115, 1ΝείλωνfatherEgypt [found & written]BC 550 - 450 about
208037I. Syr. 1860, 1ΝελωνpersonEgypt, U04b - Memnoneia - Djeme (Thebes west), Valley of the Kings [find place, place of writing & preservation]BC 332 - AD 640
40207I. Thèbes à Syène 223, 2ΝείλωνοςEgypt, U01 - Syene (Assuan) [found & written]BC 299 - 200
533522I. Thèbes à Syène 223 (p. 170), 4ΝειλώνοςfatherEgypt, L00 - Alexandria (?) [found & written]BC 299 - 200
34888P. Sorb. 3 73, 17ΝείλωνpersonEgypt, U19 - Oxyrynchites [written]
Egypt, 00c - Ghoran [found]
BC 266 about