Brill’s New Pauly

Get access
Search Results: | 4 of 6 |

Thyatira
(318 words)

[German version]

This item can be found on the following maps:

Christianity | Education / Culture

(Θυάτειρα/Thyáteira, present-day Akhisar). City in northern Lydia in the valley of the central Lycus [18] on the road from Sardis to Pergamum, 57 km north-east of Magnesia [3]. In 281 BC Seleucus [2] I moved Macedonian military colonists to T., it was occupied by Attalus [4] I in 216 (Pol. 5,77,7), threatened by Philippus [7] V in 201 (Pol. 16,1,7), probably recaptured by Antiochus [5] III in 198 and in 190 by Eumenes [3] II (Liv. 37,8…

Cite this page
Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg), “Thyatira”, 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 12 August 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1212870>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



▲   Back to top   ▲