Ancient Egypt Wiki
Advertisement
Nome of Egypt
Tuph
"Viper Mountain"
UEN12
Region Upper Egypt
Capital Hierakon
Other sites Isiou, Deir el-Gabrawi
Main deities Horus

Tuph (transliteration: ḏw-ft, meaning: "Viper Mountain") was the twelfth nome of Upper Egypt. The nome's capital city was Hierakon. A notable necropolis within the nome is Deir el-Gabrawi.

This page is a stub This article relating to Ancient Egyptian History is a stub. You can help the Ancient Egypt Wiki by expanding it.
Advertisement