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Ucetia
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[German version]

City in the territory of the Volcae Arecomici (in the province of Gallia Narbonensis), modern Uzès (in the département of Gard). The oppidum in the territory of Nemausus (modern Nîmes; Str. 4,1,12; Plin. HN 3,37; Notitia Galliarum 15,9: Castrum Uceciense) was an important road hub [1. 406 f.]. U. was a bishop's see in AD 442 [2. 94 f., 107 f.]. There is evidence of dedications to Mars, Jupiter and a Gaulish deity Segomanna, mentioned only there (CIL XII 2925-2961; 5886; [3. 393; 4. 88 f.]).

Bibliography

1 Grenier 6

2 CCL 148, 1963

3 Espérandieu,…

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Winkle, Christian, “Ucetia”, 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 24 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1223960>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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