Brill’s New Pauly

Get access

Calchedon
(726 words)

This item can be found on the following maps:

Pontos Euxeinos | Byzantium | Christianity | Diadochi and Epigoni | Hellenistic states | Colonization | Oracles | Peloponnesian War | Pergamum | Persian Wars | Pilgrimage | Pompeius | Delian League

(Καλχηδών; Kalchēdṓn, also Chalkedon; Lat. Calchedon, Calcedon, Chalcedon).

[German version]

I. Prehistory to Roman Period

Prehistorical settlement area on the south-eastern entrance into the  Bosporus (map); in c. 685 BC, the harbour town was…

Cite this page
Strobel, Karl (Klagenfurt) and Wirbelauer, Eckhard (Freiburg), “Calchedon”, 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 04 April 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e605620>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



▲   Back to top   ▲