Category:Island of Bigeh

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English: Bigeh (Arabic: بجح‎, ancient Egyptian: Senem) - an island and archaeological site in Lake Nasser (since 1960s), in Nubia - Aswan Governorate, southern Egypt.
  • It was formerly an island in the first cataract of the Nile River, and its fortification controlled the access to Upper Egypt and Nubia.
  • Located close to Philae and Agilkia Islands and their archaeological sites.
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Instance of river island
LocationAswan Governorate, Egypt
Located in or next to body of water Nile
Drainage basin
24° 01′ 13.08″ N, 32° 53′ 05.28″ E
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Bigeh (es); Biggeh (fr); Bigeh (id); Bigeh (nl); Bigeh (en-gb); Bigeh (de-ch); Bigeh (de); Μπίγκεχ (el); Bigeh (en); جزيرة بجح (ar); Abatos (cs); Bigeh (en-ca) ishull (sq); archäologischer Fundplatz in Ägypten (de); νησί της Αιγύπτου στον ποταμό Νείλο (el); island (en); جزيرة وموقع أثري في مصر (ar); nilský ostrov v Egyptě (cs); eiland van Egypte (nl) Bidžeh, Senmet (cs)