Thennesos (Kom Tennis)

TM Geo 3210

Egypt - 19th Lower Egyptian nome, Tanites (San el-Hagar) (?) (L19?) - provincia: Aegyptus - in the Augustamnica (admin.) - located near L Port Said (TM Geo 5008)

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Greek name(s): Θεννησος - Θενησσος - Τενεσος
Latin name(s): Thennisus
Modern name(s): Kom Tennis
Variants: Thennesos (Thenessos - Tenesos - Tenese) - Kom Tennis (Tinnis)

Repertoria: Dizionario II, p. 259; Suppl. 2, p. 67; Suppl. 3, p. 48; Timm, P. 2686-2694
Map: Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 74 G2 (Thenessos); Baines / Málek, Atlas, 2002(2), p. 166-167 (Kom Tennis)

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96857SB 20 14214, 11Θεννησο̣υ̣papyrus Greek AD06 - AD07 Egypt [found & written]
96858SB 20 14214, 9Θ̣εννησου̣papyrus Greek AD06 - AD07 Egypt [found & written]
36277Inscriptions grecques et latines de la Syrie (IGLS) 21.2 153, 143Θεννησοςstone (mosaic) Greek AD06 Jordan, Arabia - Medaba (Madaba) [find place, place of writing & preservation]
50683Piccirillo / Alliata (ed.), Umm al-Rasas - Mayfa‘ah. I. Gli scavi del complesso di Santo Stefano p. 241-269, p. 257 no. 13 hΘενεσοςstone (mosaic) Greek AD08 Jordan, Arabia - Kastron Mephaa (Umm el-Rasas) [find place, place of writing & preservation]
40732P. Vind. Early Islamic 20, 8 [b](Tinnis)paper Arabic AD10 Egypt [found & written]