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Hierakon
Ancient Egyptian: Per-Nemty
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pr-nmty
Location el-Atawla
Coordinates 27°14′N 31°13′E
Region Upper Egypt
Nome Tuph
Main deities Horus

Hierakon or Therakon (ancient Egyptian: pr-nmty, modern: el-Atawla) is an Ancient Egyptian city on the east bank of the Nile, located in Upper Egypt. It was the capital city of Tuph, the twenfth nome of Upper Egypt.

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