List of ancient Egyptian sites

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This is a list of ancient Egyptian sites, throughout all of Egypt and Nubia. Sites are listed by their classical name whenever possible, if not by their modern name, and lastly with their ancient name if no other is available.



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The nomes of Ancient Egypt, in lower Egypt
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The nomes of Ancient Egypt, in upper Egypt

A nome is a subnational administrative division of Ancient Egypt.

Lower Egypt

Upper Egypt

Lower Egypt (The Nile Delta)

Middle Egypt

The area from about Faiyum to Asyut is usually referred to as Middle Egypt.

Upper Egypt

Northern Upper Egypt

Southern Upper Egypt

Lower Nubia

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Map of Nubia

Upper Nubia

Oases and Mediterranean coast


Eastern Desert

Notes and references

  1. The British Museum, Amara West: investigating life in an Egyptian town


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