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Promea
(62 words)

[German version]

Modern Prüm (Rhineland-Palatinate), a water-abundant tributary of the Sauer (Sura), which it joins below Echternach; mentioned by Auson. Mos. 354 together with the Nims. The areas the P. flows through were densely populated in Roman times.

Bibliography

J. Steinhausen, Archäologische Siedlungskunde des Trierer Landes, 1936, 324 f. 

P. Goessler, s. v. P., RE 23, 650 f.

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Wiegels, Rainer (Osnabrück), “Promea”, 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 13 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1010130>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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