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Hadrianopolis
(637 words)

(Ἁδριανόπολις; Hadrianópolis).

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[1] City in Paphlagonia

Caesarea (Καισάρεια; Kaisáreia). City in Paphlagonia in the basin of Eskipazar (formerly Viranşehir), close to the fortress of Semail, the centre of the Paphlagonian region of Sanisene [2]. In 6/5 BC this, together with Potamia and Marmolitis, became a regio attributa [1. 116ff.] of the Paphlagonian eparchía of the province of Galatia, which was soon organized as the pólis of H. (originally Καισαρεῖς Προσειλημμενεῖ…

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Strobel, Karl (Klagenfurt), Belke, Klaus (Vienna) and Wirbelauer, Eckhard (Freiburg), “Hadrianopolis”, 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 19 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e501190>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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