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[I] (Γάλλος; Gállos).

[German version]

[1] River in Bithynia

River in Bithynia, modern Mudurnu Çayı, rises near Modrene (modern Mudurnu) in Phrygia Epictetus (Str. 12,3,7; [2], differently [1]) and flows into the lower course of the  Sangarius.

[German version]

[2] Small river through Pessinus

Small river that originally flowed through  Pessinus to the  Sangarius [3].


1 W. Ruge, s.v. G., RE 7, 674

2 S. Şahin, Stud. üb…

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Strobel, Karl (Klagenfurt) and Albiani, Maria Grazia (Bologna), “Gallus”, 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 17 August 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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