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Raphia (Rafah)

TM Geo 2044

Palestine (Palestina) - provincia: Iudaea - modern region: Gaza strip
31.290688,34.242503 (Lat,Long)

Links: Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire, Nomisma, Pleiades, ToposText, Wikipedia

Status: city; village

Greek name(s): Ῥαφία
Latin name(s): Rafia
Egyptian name(s): Rpḥ
Modern name(s): Rafah
Variants: Raphia - Rafah - Tell el-Sheikh Suleiman

Repertoria: Dizionario IV, p. 226
Biblio: Erichsen, Glossar, 1954, p. 246; CDD R, 2001, p. 34; CIIP 3, 2014, p. 573-596
Map: Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 70 E3 (Raphia); CIIP 3, 2014, p. 737 (Raphia / Rafah); LÄ VII, 1992, map 1 (Raphia)

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Stable URI (with TM Geo ID): www.trismegistos.org/place/2044




6 texts found or written in Raphia
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670260Corpus inscriptionum Iudaeae/Palaestinae (CIIP) 3 2565[found & written]stone (limestone) Latin AD03 Israel, Palestina - Raphia (Rafah) [found & written]
961166SEG 54 1671[found & written]stone? Greek AD03 Israel, Palestina - Raphia (Rafah) [found & written]
961167SEG 54 1672[found & written]stone? Greek AD03 Israel, Palestina - Raphia (Rafah) [found & written]
961170Corpus inscriptionum Iudaeae/Palaestinae (CIIP) 3 2631[found & written]stone? Greek AD03 Israel, Palestina - Raphia (Rafah) [found & written]
961169Corpus inscriptionum Iudaeae/Palaestinae (CIIP) 3 2632[found & written]stone? Greek AD04 Israel, Palestina - Raphia (Rafah) [found & written]
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