Hermonassa
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(Ἑρμώνασσα; Hermṓnassa).

[German version]

[1] Greek port on the Asiatic bank of the Cimmerian Bosporus

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Greek port on the Asiatic bank of the Cimmerian  Bosporus [2], on the southern coast of the Bay of Taman, founded as a colony of Ionians and Aeolians before the middle of the 6th cent. BC. Imports and coins attest to lively trade. H. was …

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von Bredow, Iris (Bietigheim-Bissingen) and Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart), “Hermonassa”, 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 24 January 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e510830>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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