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Syene

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: T. Wilfong, S.E. Sidebotham, J. Keenan
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker, DARMC, Francis Deblauwe, Mark Depauw, Tom Elliott, Sean Gillies, Eric Kansa, Brady Kiesling, H. Kopp, Adam Prins, W. Röllig, B. Siewert-Mayer, R. Talbert, Jen Thum, Herbert Verreth, Johan Åhlfeldt
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Last modified Jun 07, 2018 04:39 PM History
The ancient city of Swenett in Egypt, called Syene by the Greeks.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.


https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/786123

24.0885745, 32.901491
  • Assuan (modern)
  • Assuan (German, AD 1453 - AD 2000)
  • Aswān (Modern Standard Arabic, 6000 BC - AD 2000)
  • Souan (Coptic, AD 300 - AD 640)
  • Suwān (Modern Standard Arabic, AD 750 - AD 940)
  • Συήνη (Syene: Ancient Greek, 750 BC - AD 640)
  • Syenē (30 BC - AD 226)
  • Syēnē (Ancient Greek, 540 BC - AD 640)
  • Uswān (Arabic, 1200 BC - AD 1500)
  • swnw (Ancient Egyptian, 1548 BC - 1086 BC)

settlement

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 80 inset Syene

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: settlement and quarry cluster at Aswan


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T. Wilfong, S.E. Sidebotham, J. Keenan, Jeffrey Becker, DARMC, Francis Deblauwe, Mark Depauw, Tom Elliott, Sean Gillies, Eric Kansa, Brady Kiesling, H. Kopp, Adam Prins, W. Röllig, B. Siewert-Mayer, R. Talbert, Jen Thum, Herbert Verreth, and Johan Åhlfeldt, 'Syene: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/786123> [accessed: 06 July 2020]

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