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Limitation

(1,518 words)

Author(s): Haase, Mareile (Toronto) | Kuhnen, Hans-Peter (Trier)
( limitatio). …

Quadriburgium

(352 words)

Author(s): Kuhnen, Hans-Peter (Trier) | Wiegels, Rainer (Osnabrück) | Burian, Jan (Prague)
[German version] [1] Late Antique type of fort Late Antique type of fort. The high defensive wall, generally on a square ground plan with sides measuring between 15 and 40 m, was protected on the outside by square or rectangular corner and intermediate towers. Troop casements abutted inside. The inner courtyard contained a subterranean cistern. Fortifications [III B]; Limes Kuhnen, Hans-Peter (Trier) Bibliography S. Johnson, Late Roman Fortifications, 1983, 27, 253 ff. [German version] [2] Settlement, probable find site on the hill of Qualburg (lower Rhine) Settlement, probably the find site on the hill at the village of Qualburg on the left bank of the lower Rhine (Germany). In use during the Roman Period from the 1st to at least the 4th cent. AD. A small military site is evidenced for the early 2nd cent. AD (possibly a station of beneficiarii , CIL XIII 8700), probably established after the Batavian Revolt. Around AD 250, Q. was extended into a larger fortification by the numerus Ursariensium. The settlement was destroyed by a Germanic as…

Trier

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Author(s): Clemens, Lukas | Kuhnen, Hans-Peter (Trier) | Kreikenbom, Detlev (Mainz RWG)
Clemens, Lukas [German version] I. Post Antiquity (CT) Clemens, Lukas [German version] A. History (CT) After the loss of its function as a (Roman) Imperial residence and the removal of the praetorian prefecture to Arles, Trier (T.) was under permanent military threat. It has been established that the city was taken four times by Frankish (and Burgundian) forces, and retaken each time, all in the first half of the 5th…

Settlement continuity

(490 words)

Author(s): Kuhnen, Hans-Peter (Trier)
[German version] By SC the historical study of settlement understands uninterrupted continuation of a society of settlers for any longer period of time in one place, preferably across epoch boundaries. SC arises a) when one society of settlers adheres to its residential and economic space, or b) when a particular place of settlement is visited by societies of settlers continuously over quite a long period. Corresponding to the modern understanding of the term 'settlement' as a unit of residential and economic area, today the ter…

Settlement, forms of

(703 words)

Author(s): Kuhnen, Hans-Peter (Trier)
[German version] Form of settlement is a term used by archaeobotanists, geographers, historians and archaeologists studying the connexions between residential and economic areas [1. 14 f.] that result from the choice of location of settlement, use of land, and forms of cultivation and production, in short, from the totality of human activities in terms of space, at a particular topographical position. Since the Neolithic Revolution, forms o…

Limitation

(1,300 words)

Author(s): Haase, Mareile (Berlin) | Kuhnen, Hans-Peter (Trier)
( limitatio). [English version] I. Etruskische Voraussetzungen Die Definition des tatsächlichen und des symbolischen Raumes durch Ziehen von Grenzen (

Limes

(10,481 words)

Author(s): Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart) | Todd, Malcolm (Exeter) | Wiegels, Rainer (Osnabrück) | Dietz, Karlheinz (Würzburg) | Schön, Franz (Regensburg) | Et al.
[English version] I. Allgemein Das lat. Wort l. bezeichnete in der rel.-administrativen Lehre der Landvermesser den Grenzweg zw. zwei Grundstücken, im mil. und polit. Sprachgebrauch (Tac. ann. 1,50; Frontin. strat. 1,3,10) die Grenze zw. röm. und nicht-röm. Gebiet (SHA Hadr. 12). In den vergangenen J. hat sich das seit dem 19. Jh. fast ausschließlich geltende mil. Verständnis des L.-Begriffs in der Fo…

Quadriburgium

(308 words)

Author(s): Kuhnen, Hans-Peter (Trier) | Wiegels, Rainer (Osnabrück) | Burian, Jan (Prag)
[English version] [1] Spätant. Kastelltyp Spätant. Kastelltyp. Die hohe Wehrmauer von meist quadratischem Umriß mit Seitenlängen zw. 15 und 40 m wird außen durch quadratische oder rechteckige Eck- und Zwischentürme geschützt; innen sind Mannschaftskasematten angelehnt. Der Innenhof enthält eine unterirdische Zisterne. Befestigungswesen III. B.; Limes Kuhnen, Hans-Peter (Trier) Bibliography S. Johnson, Late Roman Fortifications, 1983, 27, 253 ff. [English version] [2] Ortschaft, verm. die Fundlage auf dem Hügel von Qualburg (Niederrhein) Ortschaft, verm. die Fundlage auf dem Dorfhügel von Qualburg links des Niederrheins. Römerzeitliche Nutzung vom 1. bis mindestens ins 4. Jh. n. Chr. Für den Anf. des 2. Jh. n. Chr. ist eine kleine mil. Anlage (evtl. Station von beneficiarii , CIL XIII 8700), wohl nach dem Bataveraufstand angelegt, nachgewiesen. Um 250 n. Chr. wurde Q. durch den numerus Ursariensium

Limes

(12,382 words)

Author(s): Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart) | Todd, Malcolm (Exeter) | Wiegels, Rainer (Osnabrück) | Dietz, Karlheinz (Würzburg) | Schön, Franz (Regensburg) | Et al.
[German version] I. General In the religious and administrative theory of the land surveyors, the Latin word limes denoted the path marking the boundary between two pieces of land, while in military and political usage (Tac. Ann. 1,50; Frontin. Str. 1,3,10) it meant the border between Roman and non-Roman territory (SHA Hadr. 12). Over recent years, rese…

Saraceni

(127 words)

Author(s): Kuhnen, Hans-Peter (Trier)
[German version] ( Saraceni, Amm.  Marc. 14,4,1; Arraceni, Plin. HN 6,32; Σαρακηνοί/ Sarakēnoí, Zos. 4,22; 'Saracens'). Grand federation of Arab Beduin tribes, e.g. the Safaites and the Thamudeni. Because of their deployment of highly mobile c…