Index Abbreviations
(130 words)

Explanations regarding the index are found in the Notes to the user. The index gives references not only as hyperlinks but also to the page numbers in the printed edition of the Atlas.

Abbreviations used in the index are as follows:

dcs.
Dioecesis
des.
Desert
isl.
Island(s) (no extra indication for: insula/insulae or nesos/nesoi)
kgd.
‘Kingdom’, ‘Empire’, etc.: political units of Graeco-Roman antiquity
MI
Map inset
mtn.
Mountain/range of mountains (no extra indication for: mons/montes)
oas.
Oasis
p-d.
Present-day
ppl.
People, tribe, tribal group
prf.
Praefectura
prv.
Province (Rom…

Cite this page
“Index Abbreviations”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 3 : Historical Atlas of the Ancient World, English edition by Christine Salazar (2010). Original German-language edition: Historischer Atlas der antiken Welt. Herausgegeben von Anne-Maria Wittke,Eckhart Olshausen und Richard Szydlak. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 3. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 22 September 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps3_SIM_INDEXABBR>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20091241



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