Syene - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
This is part of the index of names on the attalus website. The names occur either in lists of events (arranged by year, from the 4th to the 1st century B.C.) or in translations of sources. There are many other sources available in translation online - for a fuller but less precise search, Search Ancient Texts.
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- a city in the far south of Egypt
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The inhabitants of Syene regard the Phagrus* as sacred,
(152-145) er of the garrison at Syene and defender of the (?)
(115) [in the vicinity of Syene] met him, having moved [f
size of the sun. Syene is located on [the tropic of] Can
owards the equator]; for Syene lies under the summer cours
menoth 1[.], 6th indiction, at Syene. Aurelius Jacob,
ustus and Imperator, . . ., at Syene. Aurelius Patermo
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