Nile   - in ancient sources @ attalus.org


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  Nile   - a river flowing through Egypt
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320/12 suffer heavy casualties while trying to cross the Nile near Memphis.
306/21 Antigonus invades Egypt, and advances as far as the Nile.
274/21a emaeus and Arsinoe visit the Nile Delta, and discuss the defence
269/4 ructs a canal between the delta of the river Nile and the Red Sea.
246/17 the obelisk of Necthebis down the Nile and erects it at Alexandria.
204/13a ucts two enormous ships, one for the sea and one for the river Nile.
47/14 Ptolemy is defeated and killed in a battle by the river Nile.
47/24 Caesar goes on a cruise up the river Nile with Cleopatra.
    Within translations:
[Tib]:PanMes_135 nor that where flows the Nile or the king's stream Choaspe
Aristeas_116 The river like the Nile rises in harvest- time and irrigat
Arrian:Fr_9 Ptolemy crossed the Nile to visit the kings, upon who
Athen_02.45 her water from the river Nile, in order that his child mig
Athen_05.203 the Golden Stream the Nile, which together with its bou
Athen_06.242 of Cecrops; even by the Nile & Is found at times a plant
Athen_08.345 scover the source of the Nile; and that he accustomed othe
Athen_11.497 feasting, & Such as the Nile, the king of flowing rivers,
Athen_13.596 ong as any ship sails down the Nile. Archedice also was
Diod_33.28b provided by the river Nile, the number of the cities,
ElegMaec_1.17 c-stricken to the mouth of the Nile. Peace came : its leis
Euseb]:Chron_139 legend that the river Nile flowed for eleven days with
Hieron:Chron_1970 was discovered in the river Nile. [not in Ar.] Caesar
Just_2.1 ninhabitable, unless the Nile were excluded) could not be
OGIS_168 (115)   stream where] the great god Nile wells up, and came
Poseidon_78 supposed to cause the Nile to flood in the summer."
Poseidon_79 ich causes the flooding of the Nile. [80] [223.K] & Strab_
PsCallisth_1.1 the course of the river Nile, determined the places of
PsCallisth_1.8 on a papyrus from the Nile and sealed it with a golden
PsCallisth_2.4 on the overflow of the Nile and the cultivation of the
PsCallisth_2.9 tes, which flow into the river Nile. The tradition is that
PsCallisth_3.34 a city near the Nile on the streams of the ocean, (?)


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