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Magdola (Medinet Nehas)

TM Geo 1284

Egypt - Arsinoites (Fayum), meris of Polemon (00c) - provincia: Aegyptus
29.132354,30.588404 (Lat,Long)

Links: Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire, Fayum project (map), Fayum project (text), Pleiades

Status: village: kome; chorion

Greek name(s): Μαγδωλα
Latin name(s): Magdola
Egyptian name(s): Nȝ-mktlȝ - Mgtl?
Ethnic(s): Magdolites - Magdolios?
Modern name(s): Medinet Nehas
Variants: Magdola - Medinet Nehas (Medinet en-Nahas - Kom el-Nihas)

Repertoria: Dizionario III, p. 218 (1); p. 219 (5); p. 221; Suppl. 1, p. 190 (1); Suppl. 2, p. 114 (1); Suppl. 3, p. 71 (1); p. 71; Suppl. 4, p. 85 (1); Suppl. 5, p. 59 (1); Wessely, Topographie, 1904, p. 101-103; P. Tebt. 2, 1907, p. 359; p. 388
Biblio: P. Lille Gr. 1, 1928, p. 1-2; Rübsam, Götter und Kulte in Faijum, 1974, p. 120-122; Gomaà, LÄ III, 1980, col. 1134; P. Köln ägypt., 1980, p. 63-64; I. Fayoum 3, 1981, p. 29-36; Vittmann, Enchoria 11 (1982), p. 124; Vandorpe, Geografische elementen, 1988, p. 119 no. 1; PSI Congr. 21, 1995, p. 95 n. on l. 25; Bogaert, ZPE 120 (1998), p. 180; CDD N, 2004, p. 8
Map: Baines / Málek, Atlas, 2002(2), p. 121 (Medinet Nehas / Magdola); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 75 D2 (Magdola)
Note: obsolete reading: Tȝ-nb-tn; new reading in P. Flor. 3 375 Vo, 3 & 22 (no toponym; cf. BL 1, p. 460)

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TM id Publication StatusMaterial Language Date Provenance
45935P. Lille Dem. 1 27[found]papyrus Demotic BC05 Egypt, U20 - Herakleopolis (Ihnasya el-Medina) [written]
Egypt, 00c - Magdola (Medinet Nehas) [found]
45936P. Lille Dem. 1 28[found]papyrus Demotic BC04 Egypt, U20 - Herakleopolis (Ihnasya el-Medina) (?) [written]
Egypt, 00c - Magdola (Medinet Nehas) [found]
61239P. Sorb. 1 4[found]papyrus Greek BC03 Egypt [written]
Egypt, 00c - Magdola (Medinet Nehas) [found]
91328P. Sorb. 4 145 Vo[found]papyrus Demotic BC03 Egypt, 00 - Arsinoites (Fayum) (?) [written]
Egypt, 00c - Magdola (Medinet Nehas) [found]
5932SB 10 10448[found & written]papyrus Greek BC03 Egypt, 00c - Magdola (Medinet Nehas) [found & written]
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