A city located on an island in the southeastern part of Lake Manzalah in the province of Daqahliyyah, the site of which is now known as Kom Tinnis.

was a at least as early as the first third of the fifth century as evidenced by the mention of Heracleides ( in the Coptic version) of in the lists of who attended the First in 431 (Munier, 1943, p. 17).

[See also: Mikha’il.]


  • Kosack, W. Historisches Kartenwerk Ägyptens. Bonn, 1971.
  • Munier, H. des listes épiscopales de l’église copte. Cairo, 1943.