Memphis - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a city in Lower Egypt
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+ Anch-Tawi , Memphite
suffer heavy casualties while trying to cross the Nile near Memphis.
a decree of the priests at Memphis in honour of Ptolemy V and Arist
inst his brother, and sets up a rival seat of government at Memphis.
Pap_271B, a petition from twins serving at the Serapeum in Memphis.
OGIS_737, a decree of the Idumaean community in Memphis.
town of Pathyris, announcing that Ptolemy Soter is at Memphis.
is appointed high priest of Memphis, and presides at the formal cor
led Chettus, the port of Memphis Alexandria in Egypt Alexa
ptians, was enthroned at Memphis, his queen Cleopatra was
ere they sailed to Memphis, and took notice of the goodnes
at the plough, lay buried at Memphis in a foreign land.
Euseb]:Chron_* 135-143 *
hem, 30 kings from Memphis [ruled] for 1,790 years; and
alitis; he also lived at Memphis, and he made both the upp
king Ptolemy was at Memphis, be went up thither to
came to the places about Memphis; and when he had taken
hen the Jews about Memphis heard that these Jews were come
even the people about Memphis would not fight against
ere below (or downstream from) Memphis. Amyntas lived in
ather. Year 28, Dystros 24, in Memphis. ---- FROM AMYNTAS
and send someone to the Memphite, as well as to the Aphro
to the slave-girls in Memphis, and now give orders to
was going to Sophthis, in the Memphite nome, to collect
Fetch over from Memphis as many pear shoots and nurslin
supply then from Memphis and the other districts and giv
with the cleruchs in the Memphite nome, I have written to
well as from the gardens in Memphis. And before the fru
the estate of Apollonios in Memphis. It would be good
the wool , send it to Memphis to Artemidoros and try
to the temple of Isis in the Memphite nome. So at the
Others were in the Memphite nome under the management of
boy. Year 29, Xandikos 2, in Memphis. zzzzz FROM HIEROKL
down to the river opposite Memphis, with intention to cross
with whom he advanced against Memphis. Psammetichus defea
desert and arrived at Memphis, at the very time when
his friend, went up to Memphis where he was proclaimed
when he came to Memphis, they enthroned him in the holy
near Amazonis. It is called Memphis. Send word . . .
the notes I gave you in Memphis, and you said that you
harbour of Kerke in the Memphite nome and deliver to
Caesar the lord, Tubi 28. At Memphis. He saluted the
(136 / 83) ollector of foreign debts in Memphis. Appended is a
of the Hermopolite nome above Memphis. It happens
lage of Tenis and Kerke in the Memphite nome. Declara
(c. 200) ent cultic object from Memphis itself, when he came
(42) g in the sanctuary of Ankh-Tawi, the mysterious p
(41) ice of you Priest of Memphis should be conferred
(217) s throughout Egypt to Memphis, at the time when he
(185/4) t, coming together at Memphis for installation of
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