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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


geographic name




  • 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."