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Fines, ad Fines
(192 words)

[German version]

[1] M. Vinxt

modern Vinxt. Town at the place (near Sinzig) where the road between Bonn and Remagen reaches the border between Germania inferior and superior (Obrinkas Ptol. 29,2; 8f.; cf. Abrinkas Marcianus 2,28, < Celt. *aber ‘mouth’). Altars to the (Nymphae) Fines have been found there and, on both sides, inscriptions by beneficiarii and soldiers (CIL XIII 7713; 7724; 7731f.).

Bibliography

C. B. Rüger, Germania Inferior, 1968, 47-49.

[German version]

[2] M. Pfyn …

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Dietz, Karlheinz (Würzburg), “Fines, ad Fines”, 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 10 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e411620>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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