an ancient city in Lower Egypt, in the Nile delta.
Biblical Zoan.
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Tanis (ˈteɪnɪs)
Biblical name: Zoan an ancient city located in the E part of the Nile delta: abandoned after the 6th century bc; at one time the capital of Egypt

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(Ezek. 30:14, marg.). See ZOAN.

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