Brill’s New Pauly

Get access
Search Results: | 16 of 307 |

Nacolea
(360 words)

[German version]

This item can be found on the following maps:

Byzantium | Education / Culture

(Νακόλεια; Nakóleia). City in northeastern Phrygia (Phryges; Str. 12,8,12: in Phrygia Epictetus; Ptol. 5,2,22: in Phrygia Megale) on the river Parthenius (modern river Seydi), modern Seyitgazi. The earliest evidence (Str. loc. cit.) is no later than the time of Augustus, historical notes are provided by Amm. Marc. 26,9,7-9 (defeat of Procopius in a battle with Valens at N. in AD 366) and Philostorgius in 138 (rebellion of the  Ostrogoths lead by Tribigild, which began in N. in AD 399…

Cite this page
Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart) and Wörrle, Michael (Munich), “Nacolea”, 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 22 May 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e816510>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



▲   Back to top   ▲