Coptus - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a city in Egypt
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Red Sea coast, and constructs roads from there to Coptus and Edfu.
dedication to various gods at Coptus by the dioecetes Apollonius.
cr_33, a contract made by a guild of linen manufacturers at Coptus.
about the region called Coptus assert that no more than
effect.  & At Coptos in Egypt the natives pay homage
reason those who live in Coptos, wishing to annoy the Tent
We returned to Coptos with him. We had him
necropolis in the nome of Coptos . . . [to the
brought down the river from Coptos ; for the clay of
(130) from the mountain at Koptos, dedicated this to Pan
(29) siege, namely: Boresis, Koptos, Keramike, Diospolis Magna a
Hermonthite, Thinite, Phaturite, Coptite, Tentyrite, Diospolite, Antaeopolite,
fame of its hundred gates, Coptos the market near the Nile
the Nile from there to Coptus is 309 miles, and takes
Red Sea, 257 miles from Coptus. But as the greater part
the road to which from Coptus we have described, and the
sand and in that of Coptos, which is known as the
Egypt, which are dug near Coptos, a city of the Thebaid,
twenty-five days' journeying from Coptos, and are bright green,
colour. The former comes from Coptus and the latter from the
found in the neighbourhood of Coptus, is white and seems to
ister to transfer him to Coptos, I went down to Alexan
we have been staying in Coptos near your sister and
sister of Apollonius, of Coptos, from Tare daughter of
charges of the journey up to Koptos; and I will convey the
ala Heracliana stationed at Coptos. I have had meas
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