Heliopolis (Greek for "Sun City") usually refers to one of two ancient cities:
Heliopolis (Ancient Egypt), the modern Ayn Shams, Egypt (also known as
Heliopolis in ...
The ancient city of Heliopolis, the city of 'On' in the Bible, was the chief town of the
13th nome of Egypt (These nomes were ancient administrative borders with ...
The ancient Egyptian city of Heliopolis can be discerned today only by its
scattered and buried remains on the northeastern outskirts of Cairo. Its cultural
Apr 2, 2014 ... Heliopolis, (Greek), Egyptian Iunu or Onu (“Pillar City”), biblical On, one of the
most ancient Egyptian cities and the seat of worship of the sun ...
Definition: The Ennead of Heliopolis
was the group of gods who created the world, according to Egyptian mythology centered in Heliopolis
(near Memphis, in the Nile Delta of lower Egypt). In the theology of the Ennead of Heliopolis
, there is recognition of a time before... More »
One of the three major cities of ancient Egypt, after Thebes and Memphis,
Heliopolis, "city of the sun" in Greek, was situated in the area of Tell Hisn on the ...
Ancient Heliopolis would have comprised the lower middle-class quarters of Ain
Shams, Matariya and Tel al-Hisn. In the ancient city, the great sun god was ...
Heliopolis, however, was the name the Greeks gave it, and is its most modern
name. The city's Egyptian name was Iunu, “place of pillars”, which in biblical ...
Discover little known facts about the mysterious city of Heliopolis, Egypt.
Fascinating facts, history and information about Heliopolis, Egypt. The mythology
Heliopolis , ancient city, N Egypt, in the Nile delta, 6 mi below modern Cairo. It
was noted as the center of sun worship, and its god Ra or.