Unregistered user (3.223.3.101). Log in
I want to subscribe!

Please log in or subscribe below:

I have a login

I want to subscribe

Please note that since 1 January 2020, full functionality of this page is reserved for registered users only.

X

Nile

TM Geo 3943

Egypt - - provincia: Aegyptus - located in modern Egypt and Sudan - cf. also L19? P-sebet-p-ir-aa (TM Geo 10795), U04b T-achi-n-Hapi-aa (TM Geo 13932), U04b Tȝ-sḏf-n-Ḥʿpy-ʿȝ / Tsatphe (TM Geo 7736)


Links: Pleiades, RIB, Syriaca, Wikipedia


Status: river: potamos; fluvius; flumen; ir


Greek name(s): Νεῖλος - Αἴγυπτος - Ἀετός - Γαίων - Σῖρις
Latin name(s): Nilus - Geon - Giris - Aegyptus - Triton
Egyptian name(s): Ḥʿpy - Ḥʿpy-ʿȝ - Pȝ-yr-ʿȝ
Ethnic(s): Neilaios - Neiloios - Niliacus - Neilotes
Variants: Neilos (Nilus - Nile) - Aigyptos - Aetos ('Eagle') - Okeane - Gaion (Geon - Gehon - Gihon) - Siris - Giris - Hapi - P-ir-aa ('The great river')


Repertoria: Dizionario I 1, p. 25; II, p. 81
Biblio: Wb 1, 1926, p. 146; Spiegelberg, Mythus vom Sonnenauge, 1917, p. 326 no. 1081; Erichsen, Glossar, 1954, p. 50; p. 248; p. 293-294; CDD Y, 2001, p. 12; CDD Ḥ, 2009, p. 58
Map: Jomard, Carte itinéraire, 1820 (Le Nil fleuve); Rifaud, Carte du cours du Nil, 1830 inset (Nil F.); Journal of the Royal Geographical Society 2 (1832), p. 28 no. 2 (R. Nile [bis]); Floyer, Eastern Desert of Egypt, 1887 (River Nile); Floyer, Eastern desert or northern Etbai, 1893 (Riv. Nile); Geographical journal 16 (1900), 5, p. 596 [c] (R. Nile); Survey Department Cairo, 1907, map 1 (River Nile [bis]); BIFAO 7 (1909), pl. 1 (Nil); Ball, South-eastern Egypt, 1912, pl. 3 (R. Nile [bis]); Raimondi, Le désert oriental égyptien, 1923, pl. 1 (profil) (Nil fleuve); Raimondi, Le désert oriental égyptien, 1923, pl. 1 (plan) (Nil fleuve); Raimondi, Le désert oriental égyptien, 1923, pl. 8 (Nil Fleuve - Nil Fl.); Raimondi, Le désert oriental égyptien, 1923, pl. 9 inset (le Nil); Raimondi, Le désert oriental égyptien, 1923, pl. 9 (Le Nil Fleuve); JEA 11 (1925), p. 138 pl. 11 (Nilus Flumen); Alpine Journal 56 (1947), p. 35 [a] (R. Nile); CdE 28 (1953), p. 127 fig. 13 inset (Nile); Eos 48 (1956), 2, p. 94-114 fig. 1 (the Nile); MDAI Kairo 22 (1967), p. 111 fig. 1 (Nil); LÄ VI, 1986, col. 1101-1102 no. 1 (Nile); ANRW II 10.1, 1988, p. 769 fig. 1 (Nile); Said, The geology of Egypt, 1990, p. 546 (river Nile); Egyptian series 1:50,000, map NG 36 B6b, 1990 (River Nile [bis]); Egyptian series 1:50,000, map NG 36 F3a, 1990 (River Nile); Egyptian series 1:50,000, map NG 36 F5b, 1990 (River Nile); Egyptian series 1:50,000, map NG 36 F6c, 1990 (River Nile); Egyptian series 1:50,000, map NG 36 J3a, 1990 (River Nile [bis]); Egyptian series 1:50,000, map NG 36 J3b, 1990 (River Nile); Egyptian series 1:50,000, map NG 36 F3b, 1990 (River Nile); Speidel, Roman army studies I, 1984, p. 325 (Nile); ZPE 101 (1994), p. 86 (Le Nil); CdE 71 (1996), p. 318 (Nile river [bis]); Falivene, Herakleopolite nome, 1998, pl. (Nile [bis]); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 74 E4 (Nilus); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 1 J5 (Nile); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 3 B5-B4 (Nilus [bis]); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 75 D4-E1 (Nilus [ter]); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 77 G4-D1 (Nilus [quinquies]); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 78 B5 (Nilus); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 79 G1-G2 (Nilus [bis]); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 80 A1-B5 (Nilus [quater]); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 81 C1-A5 (Nilus [ter]); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 82 A1-D2-C5 (Nilus [ter]); Répertoire d’épigraphie méroïtique, 2000, p. xx (Nile); Répertoire d’épigraphie méroïtique, 2000, p. xxi (Nil); Répertoire d’épigraphie méroïtique, 2000, p. xxii (Nile); Répertoire d’épigraphie méroïtique, 2000, p. xxii (Nil [bis]); Répertoire d’épigraphie méroïtique, 2000, p. xix (Nil [ter]); Maxfield / Peacock, The Roman imperial quarries I, 2001, p. 194 (Nile); Baines / Málek, Atlas, 2002(2), p. 15 [b] (Nile); JEA 79 (1993), p. 81 (River Nile); Baines / Málek, Atlas, 2002(2), p. 71 (Nile [bis]); Sidebotham / Gates-Foster (ed.), Survey of the desert roads, 2019, p. 4 (Nile River); Sidebotham / Gates-Foster (ed.), Survey of the desert roads, 2019, p. 52 fig. 2.1 (Nile River)
Note: cf. also the adjectives 'N(e)ilogenes' ('Nile-born'), 'N(e)ilobrochos' ('inundated by the Nile') and 'Neilagogos' ('making the Nile grow'), the noun neilometrion ('nilometer'), and the Neilaia festival; new reading in P. L. Bat. 34 26, 24 ([Pȝ-yʿ]r > no toponym; cf. note p. 213)


Subscribe to see map
Stable URI (with TM Geo ID): www.trismegistos.org/place/3943

GeoJSON

View

Download

0 texts found or written in Nile
→ see the 503 placename attestations instead

Click on the appropriate section of the pie charts or tables to limit your search according to specific criteria.

Graphic presentation:
Pie  Table

All languages
All materials
Chronological overview of the selected attestations
From
to
Subscribe for a chronological overview and to filter on date

The list below has been restricted to the first five entries. For the time being, you can overrule this by clicking here. This may change in the near future. Please subscribe to see the full list without this notice.

TM id Publication Attestation Material Language Date Provenance
No attestations.