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Dumium
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Dumium or Dumio was an episcopal see that arose out of an influential and relevant monastery during late antiquity and the early Middle Ages. It was located on the northern outskirts of Bracara Augusta (Braga, Portugal), in the Cávado Valley, on the left bank of its namesake, and was part of the Diocletian province of Gallaecia. The current parish of Dume continues to serve as an episc…

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Sales-Carbonell, Jordina, “Dumium”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 17 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-7993_EECO_SIM_00000994>
First published online: 2018



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