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Risinum (Rhizon)
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City and river on the Dalmatian coast in the territory of the Ardiaei (Ps.-Scyl. 24 f.: Ῥιζοῦς/Rhizoûs; Pol. 2,11,16: Ῥίζων/Rhízōn, city and river; Str.  7,5,7: ὁ Ῥιζονικὸς κόλπος/ho Rhizonikòs kólpos and Ῥίζων πόλις/Rhízōn pólis; Plin.  HN 3,144: Rhizinium, mentioned among the oppida civium Romanorum; Ptol. 2,17,5: Ῥίσινον/Rhísinon on the Ῥιζόνικος κόλπος/Rhizónikos kólpos; Ptol. 2,17,12: Ῥιζάνα/Rhizána; Tab. Peut. 7,1: Resinum; Geogr. Rav. 5,379: Rucinium; Steph. Byz. s.v. Βουθόη,…

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Cabanes, Pierre (Clermont-Ferrand), “Risinum (Rhizon)”, 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 10 December 2019 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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