Sentence Examples


  • The ancient Canopic mouth of the Nile (now dry) was 12 m.
  • Long and in places 16 wide, with an opening, supposed to be the ancient Canopic mouth of the Nile, into Aboukir Bay.
  • A little farther east the Canopic branch of the Nile (now dry) entered the Mediterranean.
  • This point is very near the present mosque of Nebi Daniel; and the line of the great east-west "Canopic" street only slightly diverged from that of the modern Boulevard de Rosette.
  • In ancient times it was approached by the Canopic mouth, which was farther to the west.