Ancient Sources

Places of Ascalon, Gaza, Negev, Sinai


134. Aphnaeum - (al-Kanisah ?)
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
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.


EPISCOPAL CITY

Bishops' list
Hieracus / Hierax / Hieraces (A.D. 431, 451)

Map Section 9 Place Discussion

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