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About Qena.

Qena is a city in Upper Egypt and the capital of the Qena Governorate. Situated on the east bank of the Nile, it was known in antiquity as Kaine (Greek Καινή, meaning "new (city)"; Latinized transliteration: Caene) and Maximianopolis.

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 Abydos  temple.

Is one of the oldest cities of ancient Egypt, and also of the eighth Nome in Upper Egypt. It is located about 11 kilometers (6.8 miles) west of the Nile at latitude 26° 10′ N, near the modern. Egyptian towns of el-‘Arabs el Madfuna and al-Balyana. In the ancient Egyptian language, the city was called Abdju (ꜣbḏw or AbDw). The English name Abydos comes from the Greek Ἄβυδος, a name borrowed by Greek geographers from the unrelated city of Abydos on the Hellespont.

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About Qena. Qena is a city in Upper Egypt and the capital of the Qena Governorate. Situated on the east bank of the Nile, it was known in antiquity as Kaine (Greek Καινή, meaning “new (city)”; Latinized transliteration: Caene) and Maximianopolis.  Abydos  temple. Is one of the oldest cities of ancient Egypt, and also of