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Vocontii
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(Οὐοκόντιοι/Ouokóntioi). Celtic people in Gallia Narbonensis (Str. 4,6,4; Notitia Galliarum 11,10) whose territory was bounded in the north by the Isara [1] (modern Isère) and the territory of the Allobroges (Caes. B Gall. 1,10,5), in the west by the territory of the Segovellauni and the Cavares and the valley of the Rhodanus (modern Rhône), in the south by the Vaucluse uplands, mons Vintur (modern Mont Ventoux), the lower reaches of the Druentia (modern Durance) and the territory of the Salluvii, in the east by the upper reaches of the Druentia and the terr…

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Winkle, Christian, “Vocontii”, 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 26 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e12206510>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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