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Tripolis
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(Τρίπολις/Trípolis; literally, 'triple city').

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[1] Perrhaebic T.

The three cities of Azorus, Doliche and Pythium [2] in the small valley south of the Titarus and west of the Olympus [1] were referred to as the 'Perrhaebic T.' The locations of the cities are attested archaeologically, some in inscriptions as well. Up to the 3rd …

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Kramolisch, Herwig (Eppelheim), Tausend, Sabine, Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg) and Röllig, Wolfgang (Tübingen), “Tripolis”, 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 08 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1220870>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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