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TM Geo 1523

Egypt - Arsinoites (Fayum), meris of Polemon (00c) - provincia: Aegyptus - located center for 00c Areos Kome (TM Geo 295), 00c Kerkeesis (TM Geo 1051), 00c Tebetny (TM Geo 2284), 00c Ptolemais Melissourgon (TM Geo 2026), 00c Mouchis (TM Geo 1396) - same as U20 Oxyrynchos (TM Geo 4367)?

Links: Fayum project (map), Fayum project (text), Pleiades

Status: village: kome; demi; chorion

Greek name(s): Ὀξύρυγχα
Latin name(s): Oxyrincha
Egyptian name(s): Pr-Mḏ (Pr-Mḏȝ)
Coptic name(s): ⲡⲉⲙⲇⲉ
Ethnic(s): Oxyrynchitios
Variants: Oxyryncha (Oxyrhyncha - Oxyrynchos - Oxyrynchon Chorion) - Per-Medj

Repertoria: Dizionario III, p. 392-393; Suppl. 1, p. 215; Suppl. 2, p. 142; Suppl. 3, p. 86 (bis); Suppl. 4, p. 97; Suppl. 5, p. 72; Timm, p. 1803; Wessely, Topographie 113-114; P. Tebt. 2, 1907, p. 359; p. 392; Barrington Atlas, 2000, p. 1135 (pl. 75 unlocated)
Biblio: Van ‘t Dack / Reekmans, Ptolemaica (Stud. Hell., 7), 1951, p. 17; Rübsam, Götter und Kulte in Faijum, 1974, p. 131-132; Betro, Studi Bresciani, 1985, p. 67-84; Peene, Oxyryncha, 1987 (unpubl. thesis); Vandorpe, Geografische elementen, 1988, p. 73 no. 2; Pintaudi, Tyche 5 (1990), p. 101-104; CPR 18, 1991, p. 101; Harrauer, Anal. Pap. 3 (1991), p. 28-29; P. Heid. 6, 1994, p. 56-67 n. on l. 8-9; Bogaert, ZPE 120 (1998), p. 180; Kruit / Worp, AfP 46 (2000), p. 122-125; p. 141; Clarysse in Lippert / Schentuleit (ed.), Graeco-Roman Fayum, 2008, p. 55-73; Daris, ZPE 180 (2012), p. 266
Note: obsolete reading: Pr-Wnnfr?; new reading in P. Heid. Gr. 7 393, 3 (no toponym; cf. BL 11, p. 393)

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186 texts found or written in Oxyryncha
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TM id Publication StatusMaterial Language Date Provenance
45864P. Lille Dem. 3 107[written]papyrus Demotic BC03 Egypt, 00c - Oxyryncha [written]
Egypt, 00c - Ghoran [found]
3139P. Sorb. 1 24[written]papyrus Greek BC03 Egypt, 00c - Oxyryncha [written]
Egypt, 00c - Ghoran [found]
3141P. Sorb. 1 26[written]papyrus Greek BC03 Egypt, 00c - Oxyryncha [written]
Egypt, 00c - Ghoran [found]
3215P. Lille Gr. 1 8[written]papyrus Greek BC03 Egypt, 00c - Oxyryncha [written]
Egypt, 00d - Krokodilopolis (Medinet el-Fayum) (?) [destination]
Egypt, 00c - Ghoran [found]
58466ZPE 152 (2005), p. 187-189[written]papyrus Greek BC03 Egypt, 00c - Oxyryncha [written]
Egypt, 00 - Arsinoites (Fayum) [found]
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