Elephantine (Geziret Assuan)

TM Geo 621

Egypt - 1st Upper Egyptian nome (Elephantine, Kom Ombo) (U01) - provincia: Aegyptus - cf. also U01 Elephantinites (TM Geo 13441), U01 - Katarraktes Mikros / Mou-bin-n-Abou (TM Geo 4808)
24.09,32.889


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Status island (on the Nile): nesos; insula; city: polis; metropolis; demi; urbs


Greek name(s): Ἐλεφαντίνη - Ἰηβ
Latin name(s): Elephantine - Elephantis
Egyptian name(s): Yb (Ybȝ - ȝbw - Ỉȝbw - Ỉb)
Coptic name(s): ⲓⲏⲃ
Ethnic(s): Elephanteus - Elephantites - Elephantinites
Modern name(s): Geziret Assuan
Variants: Elephantine (Elephantis) - Ieb - Geziret Assuan


Repertoria: Dizionario II, p. 138; p. 138-140; p. 140; Suppl. 1, p. 104; Suppl. 2, p. 50; Suppl. 3, p. 35 (bis); Suppl. 4, p. 55; Suppl. 5, p. 31; Timm, p. 1044-1049; Gauthier, Dictionnaire I, 1925, p. 3
Biblio: Wb 1, 1926, p. 7; Gardiner, AEO 2, 1947, p. 2*-5* no. 315; Erichsen, Glossar, 1954, p. 49; p. 321; p. 392; Habachi, LÄ I, 1975, col. 1217-1225; CRIPEL 8 (1986), p. 37-42; Locher, Topographie Nilkatarakt, 1999, p. 15-34; CDD Y, 2001, p. 8-9; p. 10; La'da, Pap. Congr. XXIII (Vienna 2001), 2007, p. 369-380
Map: d'Anville, Aegyptus antiqua, 1765 (Elephantine I.); Jomard, Carte itinéraire, 1820 (Ile d'Éléphantine); Rifaud, Carte du cours du Nil, 1830 (Ile Elephantine); JEA 11 (1925), p. 138 pl. 11 (Elephantine); Tabula Imperii Romani. Coptos, 1958 (Elephantine); Textbook of Aramaic documents 4, 1999, p. 304 (Elephantine); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 80 inset (2) (Elephantine); Baines / Málek, Atlas, 2002(2), p. 72 (Elephantine Island); Baines / Málek, Atlas, 2002(2), p. 71 (Elephantine)
Note: new reading in O. Leiden Dem. 338, 4 (no toponym; cf. DBL, 2005, p. 432); new reading in Kaplony-Heckel, Ägyptische Handschriften 3 p. 86 no. 240 Ro descr. (= Lepper (ed.), Forschung in der Papyrussammlung p. 189-196), l. 4 (no toponym)


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TM id Publication Attestation Material Language Date Provenance
755228Hieratische Papyrus aus Berlin 3 pl. 2-3[written]papyrus Hieratic BC34 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [written]
755244Hieratische Papyrus aus Berlin 3 pl. 8[found & written]papyrus Hieratic BC34 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
755229Strasbourg, Institut d’Égyptologie inv. Fr. Ba ined.[found & written]papyrus Hieratic BC34 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
755241Hieratische Papyrus aus Berlin 3 pl. 5, 7-9[found & written]papyrus Hieratic BC34 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
755260Hieratische Papyrus aus Berlin 3 pl. 1[found & written]papyrus Hieratic BC34 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
755286Strasbourg, Institut d’Égyptologie inv. Fr. H ined.[found & written]papyrus? Hieratic BC34 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
135136Totenbuch-Projekt (online) - TM 135136[found & written]stone Hieroglyphic BC18 - BC17 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
135137Totenbuch-Projekt (online) - TM 135137[found & written]stone Hieroglyphic BC18 - BC17 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
388684P. BM inv. 14009 ined.[found & written]pottery Hieratic BC13 - BC11 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
322159Gardiner, Ramesside administrative documents p. 73-82[found & written]papyrus Hieratic BC12 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
316913Chronique d‘Égypte (CdE) 6 (1951), p. 115-124 no. P. Valençay 1[found & written]papyrus Hieratic BC11 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
113223O. Clermont-Ganneau p. 438 pl. 302-303 no. X33[found & written]pottery Phoenician or Punic BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
113240O. Clermont-Ganneau p. 439-440 pl. 304-305 no. Y1[found & written]pottery Aramaic BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) (?) [found & written]
113241O. Clermont-Ganneau p. 440 pl. 306-307 no. Y2[found & written]pottery Aramaic BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) (?) [found & written]
113242O. Clermont-Ganneau p. 440 pl. 306-307 no. Y3[found & written]pottery Aramaic BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) (?) [found & written]
699567O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 7 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699568O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 8 descr.[found & written]pottery uninscribed BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699570O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 10 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (no information) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699571O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 11 descr.[found & written]pottery Hieratic BC08 - AD04 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699577O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 28 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (no information) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699591O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 68 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699596O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 78 descr.[found & written]pottery Hieratic? BC08 - AD04 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699602O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 91 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699606O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 97 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699607O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 99 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699611O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 104 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699617O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 118 descr.[found & written]pottery uninscribed BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699618O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 119 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699635O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 158 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699641O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 172 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699646O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 184 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699650O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 190 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699653O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 193 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699658O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 204 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699659O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 205 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (no information) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699660O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 206 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
699662O. Bankes p. 95-98 no. inv. 208 descr.[found & written]pottery unknown (illegible) BC08 - AD08 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
57137Burkard / Fischer-Elfert, Ägyptische Handschriften IV p. 151 no. 226[found & written]papyrus Hieratic BC08 - BC04 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
388687P. BM inv. 14036 ined.[found & written]pottery Demotic BC08 - AD03 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
388692P. BM inv. 14072 ined.[found & written]pottery Demotic BC08 - AD03 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
388693P. BM inv. 14074 ined.[found & written]pottery Demotic BC08 - AD03 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
388699P. BM inv. 14096 ined.[found & written]pottery Demotic BC08 - AD03 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
388702P. BM inv. 14102 ined.[found & written]pottery Demotic BC08 - AD03 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
388707P. BM inv. 14141 ined.[found & written]pottery Demotic BC08 - AD03 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
388715P. BM inv. 14159 ined.[found & written]pottery Demotic BC08 - AD03 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
50138Szpakowska (ed.), Through a glass darkly p. 183-184 descr.[found & written]wood (palm branch or papyrus bark) Demotic BC07 - AD04 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) [found & written]
69481P. Brooklyn Dem. 53[found & written]papyrus Demotic BC07 - AD04 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) (?) [found & written]
69482P. Brooklyn Dem. 54[found & written]papyrus Demotic BC07 - AD04 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) (?) [found & written]
89039P. Brooklyn Dem. 155[found & written]pottery Demotic BC07 - AD04 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) (?) [found & written]
69492P. Brooklyn Dem. 71[found & written]pottery Demotic BC07 - AD04 Egypt, U01 - Elephantine (Geziret Assuan) (?) [found & written]