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Apollonopolis Parva
Ancient Egyptian: Gesa
Location Qus
Coordinates 25°56′N 32°46′E
Region Upper Egypt
Nome Horwy
Main deities Horus, Heqet
Monuments Temple of Horus
For other pages by this name, see Apollonopolis.

Apollonopolis Parva, or Gesa in ancient Egyptian (transliteration: gsꜣ), was a town on the east bank of the Nile in Upper Egypt. It was governed under Horwy, the fifth nome of Upper Egypt. The town was known as Diocletianopolis in Roman times. The ancient site is located at the modern town of Qus.

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