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Xois (Sakha)

TM Geo 2507

Egypt - 6th Lower Egyptian nome, Xoites (Sakha) (L06) - provincia: Aegyptus - according to Strabon in the L12 Sebennytes (admin.) - cf. also L06 Xoites (TM Geo 11905), L06 Chasouou (TM Geo 11527)
31.108961,30.93728 (Lat,Long)

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

1 ancient authors with this ethnic

Status: city: metropolis; polis; nesos

Greek name(s): Ξοις
Latin name(s): Xois
Egyptian name(s): Ḫȝswwt (Ḫȝsw)
Ethnic(s): Xoites - Xoitanus - Xoitikos - Xoitios
Modern name(s): Sakha
Variants: Xois - Sakha

Repertoria: Dizionario III, p. 376 (bis); p. 376 (1-2); p. 376-377; p. 377; Suppl. 1, p. 212; Suppl. 3, p. 83; Suppl. 4, p. 95; Gauthier, Dictionnaire IV, 1927, p. 154; Timm, p. 2231-2237
Biblio: Guermeur, Les cultes d'Amon, 2005, p. 151-179
Map: Baines / Málek, Atlas, 2002(2), p. 166-167 (Sakha / Xois); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 74 D2 (Xois)

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9 texts found or written in Xois
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TM id Publication StatusMaterial Language Date Provenance
90195Porter-Moss (PM) 8.2 p. 804 no. 801-745-540[found & written]stone (basalt) Hieroglyphic BC10 - AD04 Egypt, L06 - Xois (Sakha) (?) [found & written]
786034Guermeur, Les cultes d'Amon p. 156-159 (DP Xois 1)[found & written]stone (sandstone) Hieroglyphic BC06 Egypt, L06 - Xois (Sakha) [found & written]
786035Guermeur, Les cultes d'Amon p. 162-165 (DP Xois 5)[written]stone (basalt) Hieroglyphic BC04 - BC01 Egypt, L06 - Xois (Sakha) [written]
Italy, Latium - Rome [found]
100032Bulletin de l‘Institut français d‘archéologie orientale (BIFAO) 101 (2001), p. 197-219[found & written]stone (granite) Hieroglyphic BC03 Egypt, L06 - Xois (Sakha) [found & written]
90606Guermeur, Les cultes d'Amon p. 161-162 (DP Xois 4)[found & written]stone (basalt) Hieroglyphic BC02 Egypt, L06 - Xois (Sakha) (?) [found & written]
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