Examples from the Web for abydos
One was Emile Amélineau, who headed up excavations at Abydos at the turn of the century.
Just there, side by side, stood Tanis and Abydos, two holy cities.The Pharaoh and the Priest|Alexander Glovatski
The Athenians on their side put out to meet him, and engaged him off Abydos.Hellenica|Xenophon
Thus it became evident that the Abydos objects were, in any case, to be placed in the earliest period of Egyptian history.
During the course of the excavations at Abydos many thousands of fragments of pottery were collected.
On becoming master of Abydos, Philip found all the property of the citizens collected by themselves ready to his hand.