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Anastasioupolis
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(Ἀναστασιούπολις; Anastasioúpolis). Town in  Galatia, remains near Dikmen Hüyük. Originally called Lagania, a station on the pilgrim route; recorded as a suffragan diocese from AD 451. Renamed after  Anastasius I (AD 491-518).

Bibliography

K. Belke, M. Restle, Galatien und Kappadokien (TIB 4), 1984, 125 f.

S. Mitchell, Anatolia. Land, Men and Gods in Asia Minor, vol. 2, 1993, 126 f., 129 f.

W. Ruge, s. v. A., RE 12, 454.

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Strobel, Karl (Klagenfurt), “Anastasioupolis”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 24 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e120160>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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