Canopus - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a city in the Nile delta, Egypt
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cree of the Egyptian priests at Canopus in honour of Ptolemy III.
defeats the Egyptians near Canopus, despite the death of Euphranor,
To the god [Sarapis] of Canopus did Callistiŏn, daug
a hundred stades from Canopus, and the man who is only
maeus happening to go to Canopus, they propagated a report
p~isis_hymns.html#6 leum lady of the sea; at Canopus leader of the muses; at
the Agathodaemon by the Canopus, and the width from the
the said deified Augustus in Canopus are chosen by
- the name of a bright star
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ays that the star called Canopus is very bright in the sou
5.14) & The star called Canopus can be seen from near Gad
- the helmsman of Menelaus
the savage creature that Canobus, the helmsman of Menelaus
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