A town of the uncertain location mentioned several times in the . During the patriarchate of , Agharwah and , both of which had been (that is, Greek ) communities, entered into the . The patriarch (799-819) stopped at Agharwah while journeying from Cairo to Alexandria and healed a man who was possessed. Though the location of Agharwah () is uncertain, the History of the Patriarchs states that it was accessible from Alexandria, suggesting that it was somewhere in the in the vicinity of Alexandria.

BIBLIOGRAPHY

  • Timm, S. Das christlich-koptische Ägypten in arabischer Zeit, pt. 1, pp. 75-76. Wiesbaden, 1984.

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