Search

Your search for 'dc_creator:( "Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)" ) OR dc_contributor:( "Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)" )' returned 149 results. Modify search

Sort Results by Relevance | Newest titles first | Oldest titles first

Catacecaumene

(223 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg) | Müller, Walter W. (Marburg/Lahn)
(Κατακεκαυμένη; Katakekauménē, ‘burnt earth’). [German version] [1] Volcanic zone in western Asia Minor Volcanic zone, characterized by ash-like soil and black rocks, in western Asia Minor (Mysia and eastern Lydia: Xanthus FGrH 765 F 13; Str. 12,8,18f.), about 40×10 km in size (exaggerated in Str. 13,4,11) on the upper reaches of the Maeander, which flows through the C. (Str. 13,4,5); parallel to it in the south is a volcano-free crystalline schistose zone; separate from that the fault line of the Kogamos va…

Temenothyrae

(108 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[German version] (Τημενοθύραι/ Tēmenothýrai, also: Τημένου Θύραι/ Tēménou Thýrai). City in the highlands of eastern Lydia (cf. Paus. 1,35,7) on the border with northwestern Phrygia (Phryges) in Mocadene on an old overland route, probably a station on the Persian Royal Road, near modern Uşak. The indigenous form of the name ( -t(h)yra(i)) suggests that T. was an old Lydian settlement, according to inscriptions and coins (only 1st-3rd centuries AD) it was temporarily also named Flaviopolis; in late Antiquity it was part of the province of Phrygia Pacatiane (Hierocles, S…

Sala

(425 words)

Author(s): Huß, Werner (Bamberg) | Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
(Σάλα/ Sála). [German version] [1] River in Mauretania Tingitana River in Mauretania Tingitana, flowing into the Atlantic Ocean, modern Oued Bou Regreg (Plin. HN 5,5: S.; 9; 13: Salat; Ptol. 4,1,2; 4: Σάλα/ Sála). Huß, Werner (Bamberg) [German version] [2] Phoenician or Punic foundation This item can be found on the following maps: Africa | | Commerce | Phoenicians, Poeni (neo-Punic Slt). Phoenician or Punic foundation near the mouth of the river of the same name, modern Chella in Morocco (Mela 3,107: S.; Plin. HN 5,5; 13: S.; Ptol. 4,1,2: Σάλα/ Sála; It. Ant. 6,4: S. colonia; Not. Dign. …

Apollonis

(239 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[German version] This item can be found on the following maps: Pergamum | Education / Culture (Ἀπολλωνίς; Apollōnís). City in northern  Lydia, equidistant at 300 stadia from  Pergamum and  Sardeis (Str. 300; c. 53 km). Founded at the end of the 3rd cent. BC (on the site of an earlier settlement?) by  Attalus I, and named after his wife Apollonis; ruins in Palamut Kalesi, 22 km north-west of  Thyateira. According to inscriptions and coins,   synoikismos was still taking place under Eumenes II, c. 194 BC, and later; ‘Macedonians’ of Seleucid origin figured amongst the colonists.…

Tralleis

(628 words)

Author(s): von Bredow, Iris (Bietigheim-Bissingen) | Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[German version] [1] Tribe in the south of Illyricum (Τράλλεις, Τράλλοι/ Trálleis, Trálloi). Tribe in the south of Illyricum, which, according to Hesych. s.v. Τραλλεῖς was of Thracian origin, but to Steph. Byz. (s.v. Βῆγις; Βόλουρος; Τραλλία) and Liv. (27,32,4; 31,35,1: Tralles; 38,21,2: Tralli) was of Illyrian extraction. The T. were known as mercenaries in Hellenistic armies (Diod. Sic. 17,65,1; Liv. 37,19; Hesych. loc. cit.). The towns of Begis and Bulorus were situated in their territory (according to Steph. Byz. loc. cit.). von Bredow, Iris (Bietigheim-Bissingen) …

Thyatira

(318 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[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 Eume…

Bargylia

(407 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[German version] This item can be found on the following maps: Theatre | Pompeius (τὰ Βαργύλια; tà Bargýlia). Carian coastal town south of what is now Güllük on a secondary bay of the Gulf of Iasus (Βαργυλιητικὸς κόλπος; Bargyliētikòs kólpos; that today is marshy, Pol. 16,12,1; Liv. 37,17,3; Steph. Byz. s.v. B.), now Varvil Bay (medieval form of the name Βαρβύλια ( Barbýlia), Anon. Stadiasmus maris magni 286, 288; Ptol. 5,2,7), in the Carian language also called Ἄνδανος ( Ándanos; Steph. Byz. ibid.), once part of the region of the Leleges (Str. 13,1,59), now Asarlık. In th…

Xystis

(115 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[German version] (Ξυστίς/ Xystís). City in northwestern Caria (Cares IV.; Steph. Byz. s. v. Ξ.), like Orthosia [1], Euhippe (at modern Dalama), Coscinus or Coscina (at modern Mount Arı near Dalama) and other places (Plin. HN. 5,109) between the Harpasus [1] and the Marsyas [4], left-bank tributaries of the Maeander [2], modern Körteke. Archaeology: a mountain fortress, presumably of the Leleges (cf. Str 7,7,2; 13,1,59), with pre-Classical and Mediaeval walling. Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg) Bibliography R. J. A. Talbert, Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World, 2000, 61 G 3  E…

Triopium

(263 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[German version] (Τριόπιον; Triópion). Promontory at the southwest extremity of Asia Minor (Hdt. 4,38; 7,153;  Scyl. 99; Plin.  HN 5,104), the Western Cape (modern Deveboynu) and in a wider sense the Cnidus (modern Reşadiye) peninsula. The place name, derived from the eponymous founder Triopas (Diod. 5,57,6; 5,61,2), can rather be explained by its geographical shape and location ('three faces'). The cape of T. was frequently of significance to naval strategy in the Aegean (Plut. Cimon 12,2; Thuc. 8…

Tymnus

(78 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[German version] (Τύμνος; Týmnos). Port in Caria (Steph. Byz. s. v. Τ.; Cares) on the western coast of the Bozburun peninsula, modern Bozburun. T. was part of the Rhodian Peraia. Inscriptions survive, including some relating to sacred law [1. no. 201], as do a number of ruins. Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg) Bibliography 1 W. Blümel, Die Inschriften der rhodischen Peraia (IK 38), 1991, 63-74. P. M. Fraser, G. E. Bean, The Rhodian Peraea and Islands, 1954, 61 f.  W. Ruge, s. v. T., RE 7 A, 1748 f.  Zgusta, Nr. 1384, Nr. 4.

Marathus(s)a

(63 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[German version] (Μαραθοῦσσα; Marathoûssa, ‘fennel island’). The most southerly of the islands off Clazomenae in the south west of the Gulf of Smyrna, modern Hekim or Çiçek Islands. Few remains. Evidence: Thuc. 8,31,3; Str. 14,1,36; Plin. HN 5,137; Steph. Byz. s.v. Μαράθουσα. Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg) Bibliography G. Winkler, R. König (ed.), C. Plinius Secundus der Ältere, Naturkunde, B. 5, 1993, 262f. (commentary).

Lydia

(4,480 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
(Λυδία; Lydía). [German version] I. Geography Region in western Asia Minor; its southern border with Caria is formed by the Mes(s)ogis and the Maeander, its eastern border with Phrygia by the confluence of the Lycus [18] and the Maeander, the upper course of the Hermus [2] and the Dindymus mountains (modern Murat Dağı) and its northern border with Mysia by the Caicus [1]) and the Temnus (Demirci Dağı) and mountain ranges further west. Aeolis and Ionia are offshore in the west, sharing with L. the clim…

Stratoniceia

(611 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[German version] [1] City on the upper Caicus This item can be found on the following maps: Pergamum (Στρατονίκεια/ Stratoníkeia, Στρατονίκη/ Stratoníkē, Latin Stratonice). City on the upper Caïcus near modern Siledik. Possibly a Seleucid polis foundation (named after Stratonice [3]), from the beginning of the 2nd cent. BC under Pergamum. It was probably here - not in S. [2] - that Aristonicus [4] was taken prisoner by Perperna [3] in 130 BC (Eutr. 4,20,2; Oros. 5,10,5). In the first half of the 2nd cent. AD, S. had sympolity (Sy…

Mes(s)ogis

(72 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[English version] (Μεσ(σ)ωγίς). Mittlerer Teil einer von SW-Phrygia um Kelainai in Ost-West-Richtung bis zur Mykale streichenden, auf über 1600 m ansteigenden Gebirgskette (Strab. 13,4,12f.), h. Aydın dağları, Wasserscheide zw. dem Kaystros und dem Maiandros [2], urspr. Grenze zw. Lydia und Karia (Ptol. 5,2,15). Der beste Wein der M. wuchs angeblich am Berg Aroma (Strab. 14,1,47; Steph. Byz. s.v. Ἄρωμα). Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg) Bibliography J. Keil, s.v. M., RE 15, 1100ff.  Magie, 783.

Mastaura

(102 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[English version] Dieser Ort ist auf folgenden Karten verzeichnet: Theater (Μάσταυρα). Stadt in Lydia am Südhang der Mes(s)ogis (Strab. 14,1,47; Plin. nat. 5,120; Steph. Byz. s.v. Μ.; Anth. Pal. 11,230, dort Wortspiel mit dem ON), Ruinen nördl. von Nazilli. Aus röm. Zeit sind städtische Institutionen und Kulte inschr. und durch Mz. bekannt. In christl. Zeit Bischofssitz, auf den Konzilien von Ephesos 431 und Kalchedon 451 vertreten (Hierokles, Synekdemos 659,8; Not. episc. 1,101; 3,21; 7,91; 8,108; 9,15; 10,156). Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg) Bibliography K. Buresch, Aus Lydien…

Loryma

(136 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[English version] Dieser Ort ist auf folgenden Karten verzeichnet: Bildung (Λώρυμα). Ort an der karischen Südküste (Hekat. FGrH 1 F 247), östl. der Südspitze von Boz Burun im Herzen der Peraia von Rhodos, zu Kasara (h. Asardibi) gehörend, h. Bozuk kale (“Burgruine”). Auf dem Landvorsprung (Strab. 14,2,4; 2,14; Larumna, Mela 1,84; Plin. nat. 5,104; Ptol. 5,2,8; Steph. Byz. s.v. Λ.) über der Zufahrt zur Bucht liegt die Ruine einer rhodischen Festung (3./2. Jh.v.Chr.); an der SO-Seite Felsinschr. für den rhodischen Zeus Atabyrios. Rhodos unmitte…

Kalynda

(185 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[English version] Dieser Ort ist auf folgenden Karten verzeichnet: Attisch-Delischer Seebund | Lykioi, Lykia (τὰ Κάλυνδα). Ort an der SW-Küste Kleinasiens, zu Karia wie Lykia gerechnet, 60 Stadien vom Meer entfernt am Axon (h. Kargın çayı) östl. des Indos [2] (Hdt. 1,172; Strab. 14,2,2; Plin. nat. 5,103; Ptol. 5,3,2; Steph. Byz. s.v. Κ.). 480 v.Chr. unter Damasithymos (Hdt. 8,87f.), Mitte 5. Jh. im Attisch-Delischen Seebund (als Klaÿnda), Mitte 3. Jh. ptolem.; 166 v.Chr. Kaunos [2] untertan, 163 abgefallen und belagert, von Knidos und Rhodos (Pol. 31,4f.) unt…

Karyanda

(156 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[English version] (τὰ Καρύανδα). Karische (Hekat. FGrH 1 F 242; Skyl. FGrH 709 T 1f.) Hafenstadt zw. Myndos und Bargylia (Strab. 14,2,20), im Süden des h. Güllük körfezi, urspr. auf vorgelagerter Insel (Salih adası?), später auf das Festland verlegt. K. war Mitglied im Attisch-Delischen Seebund und Heimat des Seefahrers (Hdt. 4,44,1) und Geographen Skylax. Auf Salih adası finden sich Reste einer ummauerten Niederlassung; die Festlandssiedlung von K., im 3. Jh. v.Chr. nach Myndos eingebürgert, ist nicht weit von Salih adası bei Güvercinlik oder eher…

Bargylia

(339 words)

Author(s): Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg)
[English version] Dieser Ort ist auf folgenden Karten verzeichnet: Pompeius | Theater (τὰ Βαργύλια). Karischer Küstenort südl. von h. Güllük an einer h. versumpften Nebenbucht des Golfs von Iasos (Βαργυλιητικὸς κόλπος, Pol. 16,12,1; Liv. 37,17,3; Steph. Byz. s.v. B.), h. Varvil-Bucht (ma. Namensform Βαρβύλια, Anon. stadiasmus maris magni 286, 288; Ptol. 5,2,7), karisch auch Ἄνδανος genannt (Steph. Byz. ebd.), einst zum Gebiet der Leleges gehörig (Strab. 13,1,59), h. Asarlık. Im 5.Jh. v.Chr. wie Euromos und …

Neapolis

(1,882 words)

Author(s): von Bredow, Iris (Bietigheim-Bissingen) | Muggia, Anna (Pavia) | Meyer, Ernst † (Zürich) | Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg) | Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart) | Et al.
(Νέα πόλις, Νεάπολις, “Neue Stadt”). [English version] [1] Stadt an der Nordküste der Ägäis Dieser Ort ist auf folgenden Karten verzeichnet: Makedonia, Makedones | Moesi, Moesia | Straßen Stadt an der Nordküste der Ägäis im Westen der Mündung des Nestos gegenüber Thasos, h. Kavalla (Strab. 7a,1,36; Ps.-Skyl. 67). Wohl thasische Kolonie; die genaue Gründungszeit ist unbekannt. E. des 6. Jh.v.Chr. autonome Silberprägung nach dem Vorbild von Eretria [1] (HN 196). Aus dieser Zeit stammen Reste eines Tempels der Athena Partheno…
▲   Back to top   ▲