Heptanŏmis (a. Geogr.), Mittelägypten, welches von Hermopolis Magna bis in die Nähe der Theilung des Nil reichte; Kaiser Theodosius nannte es Arcadia; j. Vostani.

Pierer's Lexicon. 1857–1865.

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  • Heptapolis — (Greek: polytonic|Ἑπταπολίς, meaning Seven cities ) was the name of the capitals of the Heptanomis in ancient Egypt, and included the cities of Memphis, Heracleopolis, Crocodilopolis (later, Arsinoe), Aphroditopolis, Oxyrhynchos, Cynopolis, and… …   Wikipedia

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