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Paphus
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(Πάφος; Páphos).

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I. Old Paphus

In antiquity two cities on the southern coast of Cyprus bore the name P.; from the Roman Imperial period, they were differentiated as New P. (Νέα Πάφος/Néa Páphos, near modern Kato P.) and Old P. (Παλαίπαφος/Palaípaphos, near modern Kouklia).…

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Senff, Reinhard (Bochum) and Niehoff, Johannes (Freiburg), “Paphus”, 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 21 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e906740>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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