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Edessa
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(Ἔδεσσα; Édessa).

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[1] City in central Macedonia

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City in central Macedonia at the eastern entrance to the Kara-Burun pass from Lower to Upper Macedonia, today known as Edessa, formerly as Vodena. In previous times,…

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Errington, Robert Malcolm (Marburg/Lahn), Wirbelauer, Eckhard (Freiburg) and Leisten, Thomas (Princeton), “Edessa”, 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 30 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e326160>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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