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Berenice Troglodytica

a Pleiades name resource

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Traditional name of the site of Berenike on the Red Sea coast, commonly found in modern literature, but not attested in ancient sources.

Berenice Troglodytica

Berenice Troglodytica

English

geographic name

accurate

complete

Certain

  • Modern (AD 1700-Present) (confident)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 80 inset Berenice

Meredith 1957, at page 56, writes: "The traditional form Troglodytica (or Trogodytica), coupled with the name of Berenice, does not seem to occur in ancient texts."