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TM Geo 34

Egypt - 8th Upper Egyptian nome, Thinites (Abydos, Girga) (U08) - provincia: Aegyptus - located on the western Nile bank
26.185099,31.917622 (Lat,Long)

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

Status: city: polis; civitas

Greek name(s): Ἀβυδος
Latin name(s): Abydus - Aboedos - Abubis - Abidos
Egyptian name(s): ȝbḏw (Ỉbd - Ỉbt - ȝbt) - pȝ tš n Ỉbt?
Coptic name(s): ⲉⲃⲱⲧ - ⲁⲃⲱⲧ
Ethnic(s): Abydenaios - Abydenos
Variants: Abydos (Abytos - Abidos - Abydoi - Abide) - sites including Memnonion; Osirieion; El-Araba el-Madfuna; Kom el-Sultan; Umm el-Qa'ab

Repertoria: Dizionario I 1, p. 6 (bis); p. 6-7; Suppl. 1, p. 3 (bis); Gauthier, Dictionnaire I, 1925, p. 3-4; Timm, p. 591-600
Biblio: Wb 1, 1926, p. 9; Gardiner, AEO 2, 1947, p. 36*; Erichsen, Glossar, 1954, p. 4; p. 27; p. 348; Kemp, LÄ I, 1975, col. 28-41; CDD ȝ, 2002, p. 23; CDD I, 2011, p. 87-89
Map: JEA 11 (1925), p. 138 pl. 11 (Abydos); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 77 F4 (Abydos / Ebot); Baines / Málek, Atlas, 2002(2), p. 108-109 (Abydos / Abedju / Kom el-Sultan / el-‛Araba el-Madfuna / Umm el Qa‛ab); Baines / Málek, Atlas, 2002(2), p. 116 [a] (Abydos); Baines / Málek, Atlas, 2002(2), p. 116 [b] (Abydos); NeHet 6 (2018), p. 32 fig. 1 (Abydos)
Note: see also the attestations for U08 Memnonion (11812) and U08 Osirieion (11813); new reading in St. Abdalla 171, 2 (no toponym; cf. DBL, 2005, p. 544)

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1670 texts found or written in Abydos
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755137Effland, Abydos p. 61; fig. 6-7 + Murray, The Osireion at Abydos p. 35-36; pl. 21 + Broekman (ed.), The Libyan period in Egypt p. 105-106; fig. 2a-d[found & written]stone (limestone) Hieratic BC34 - AD08 Egypt, U08 - Abydos [found & written]
755078Dodson e.a. (ed.), A good scribe and an exceedingly wise man. Studies W. J. Tait p. 241-250[found & written]stone Hieroglyphic BC32 - BC29 Egypt, U08 - Abydos [found & written]
135226Totenbuch-Projekt (online) - TM 135226[found & written]stone Hieroglyphic BC18 Egypt, U08 - Abydos [found & written]
135227Totenbuch-Projekt (online) - TM 135227[found & written]stone Hieroglyphic BC18 Egypt, U08 - Abydos [found & written]
135508Totenbuch-Projekt (online) - TM 135508[found & written]wood Hieroglyphic BC17 Egypt, U08 - Abydos [found & written]
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