Ancient Sources

Places of Ascalon, Gaza, Negev, Sinai


133. Pentaschoinon
ORIGINAL TEXTS


ENGLISH TRANSLATION

Hierocles, Synecdemos, 726:3-727:6 (7th cent. A.D.)
Province of Augustamnica Prima, 13 cities under a corrector: Rhinocorura, Ostracina, Casium, Pentaschoinon, Aphnaion, Gerra, the Tents, Pelusium, Sethroitis, Hephaestus, Panephusis, Tanis, Thmuis.

No biblical text available
MORE ANCIENT SOURCES

Targum Neophyti, Gen 10:13-14 (2nd cent. A.D.)
Egypt gave birth to the Libians and to those of disctrict of Mareotis and to the Pentepolitans and to the Skenaites; to the Pelusians and to the Penteschinians.


BYZANTINE ADMINISTRATIVE LISTS

Georgius Cyprius, 685-700 (7th cent. A.D.)
Province of Augustamnica Prima, Pelusium, Setroithes, Tanis, Thmuis, Rhinocorura, Ostracine, Pentaschoinon, Casium, Aphnaion, Ephaestos, Panephysis, the Tents outside Gerra, , the Tents inside Gerra, Thennesos.


Map Section 9 Place Discussion

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