Places of Section 10

The Sinai Desert and Egypt

156. The (city) of Chaireus - (Keriun)

Only part of the inscription remains.


Chaireu, a city of Egypt, by the omission of the (end) -polis. The ethnic is Chaireote, like Nikiote. (Stephanus Byzantius, Ethnica 677:18)

Map Section 10 Ancient Sources Discussion


Photo: A view from space of the Nile Delta, with the Libian Desert in foreground.

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