.Ancient Sources

Sinai and Egypt


149. Xois - (Sakha)

ORIGINAL TEXTS


ENGLISH TRANSLATION

Hierocles, Synecdemos 723:6-726:2 (7th cent. A.D.)
Province of Egypt, 23 cities under an Augustalis: Alexandria, Ermopolis, Menelaites, Metelis, Bouto, Kabasa, Sais, Naukratis, Andron, Nikiu, Xois, Phragonis, Pachnenunis,Diospolis, Sebennutos, Onuphis, Taua, Cleopatris, Kuno, Busiris, Oasis, Elearchia, Paralos.

No biblical text available

BYZANTINE ADMINISTRATIVE LISTS

Georgius Cyprius, 708-729 (7th cent. A.D.)
Province of Aegyptus Prima: Alexandria, Ermoupolis, Metelis, Costos, village of Psanis, village of Coprithis, Sais, Leontopolis, Naucratis, Andron, Nikiu, Zenonopolis, Paphna, Onouphis, Taua, Cleopatris, Mareotis, Menelaites, Skedia, Terenoutis, Sondra.


EPISCOPAL CITY

Bishops' list
Anoubion (A.D. 347)
Theodorus and Isidorus (A.D. 347)
Macedonius (A.D. 431)
Athanasius (A.D. 458, 459)
John, coptic (A.D. 689)
Zacharias, coptic (A.D. 693/70)
Pachomius, coptic (A.D. 849/51)
Chail, coptic (A.D. 1002)
Jacob, coptic (A.D. 1047/77)
John / Anba Yuhanna ibn al-Dhalim, coptic (A.D. 1078, 1092)


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