Pachnamunis

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Pachnamunis (Greek: Παχναμουνίς or Παχνευμουνίς, Ptol. iv. 5. § 50; Παχνεμόης, Hierocles, p. 724), the principal town of the Sebennytic nome in the Egyptian Delta, at approximately latitude 31° 6′ North. It stood on the eastern shore of Lake Butos, and near the modern village of AL KOLEAA القليعة ottoman distroyed it .and now it is called al-kafr al-sharqi الكفر الشرقي (Champollion, l'Egypte, vol. ii. p. 206) there is an old village called andahor or alandahor at north near el ayyash village العياش

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