Tanis

[ tey-nis ]
/ ˈteɪ nɪs /

noun

an ancient city in Lower Egypt, in the Nile delta.

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Tanis
/ (ˈteɪnɪs) /

noun

an ancient city located in the E part of the Nile delta: abandoned after the 6th century ad; at one time the capital of EgyptBiblical name: Zoan
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