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Lambdia
(66 words)

[German version]

Town in Mauretania Caesariensis, c. 100 km south-south-west of Icosium, modern Médéa. Literary evidence: Ptol. 4,2,27 (Λαβδία; Labdía); CIL VIII Suppl. 3, 22567 (Lambdienses); Concilia Carthaginiensia anno 411, 1,201,8 (Lambiensis); Notitia episcoporum Mauretaniae Caesariensis 46a (Ambiensis). Epigraphical evidence: CIL VIII 2, 9239-9246; 10443. Sparse ruins are preserved.

Bibliography

AAAlg, sheet 14, no. 48

H. Dessau, s.v. L., RE 12, 542.

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Huß, Werner (Bamberg), “Lambdia”, 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 18 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e629370>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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