Protesters in Luxor change Luxor name to Teba

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Protesters in Luxor change Luxor name to Teba

Post by DJKeefy » Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:00 pm

Protesters in Luxor has decided to change Luxor name to the Ancient Egyptian name "Thebes" or Teba in Arabic. The new flag already on the pole on top of the governorate building. The new flag has the Ancient Egyptian crown of Upper Egypt in the middle of 2 Lotus flowers.

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Re: Protesters in Luxor change Luxor name to Teba

Post by LovelyLadyLux » Sun Jun 30, 2013 11:41 pm

Interesting and, to me, most interesting is the timing of the change

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Re: Protesters in Luxor change Luxor name to Teba

Post by LivinginLuxor » Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:14 am

But it's not an official change! Maybe the protestors actually came from Teba, a few miles out of Luxor!
I might agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong!
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Re: Protesters in Luxor change Luxor name to Teba

Post by carrie » Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:30 am

Has Teba declared independence?

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Re: Protesters in Luxor change Luxor name to Teba

Post by Remus » Mon Jul 01, 2013 3:45 pm

Self-styled Teba independently and by peaceful means got rid of its governor.

Now it's part of a country-wide demonstration to get rid of an incompetent Morsi/MB government.

Again: Power to the People!

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Re: Protesters in Luxor change Luxor name to Teba

Post by Bombay » Tue Jul 02, 2013 12:54 am

They want to call it "The ancient town of Thebes" but they keep pronouncing the "B" as "V" ;)

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Re: Protesters in Luxor change Luxor name to Teba

Post by LovelyLadyLux » Tue Jul 02, 2013 3:24 am

But ef zey are habby wif Tieves - c'est la vie :P :P

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Re: Protesters in Luxor change Luxor name to Teba

Post by Dusak » Tue Jul 02, 2013 6:59 am

Better changing the name of the city against the natural life spans of the people and original designs of its structures I say. :up And now moody Morsi has said 'up yours' to the army, could be a lot more changing soon.
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Re: Protesters in Luxor change Luxor name to Teba

Post by Chocolate Eclair » Tue Jul 02, 2013 2:24 pm

Ah! Rebranding? well it worked for Marathon and Jif, so maybe it will work for Luxor!

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