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Edessa (Şanlıurfa)

TM Geo 11275

Turkey (Syria) - provincia: Mesopotamia - modern region: Şanlıurfa
37.1625575,38.781432 (Lat,Long)

Links: Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire, Nomisma, Nomisma [2], Pleiades, Syriaca, Syriaca [2], Talbert Peutinger, ToposText, Wikipedia, Wikipedia [2], Wikipedia [3]

14 ancient authors with this ethnic

Status: city: polis; district: dioikesis

Greek name(s): Ἔδεσσα
Latin name(s): Aedissa - Edissa - Edessa
Coptic name(s): ⲉⲇⲉⲥⲥⲁ
Ethnic(s): Aedessitanus
Modern name(s): Şanlıurfa
Variants: Edessa - Antiocheia (Antiochia ad Callirhoem) - Şanlıurfa (Sanliurfa - Urfa) - sites including the Monastery of Ramsha; the Monastery of the orientals; Nimrud Castle

Map: Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 67 H2

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Stable URI (with TM Geo ID): www.trismegistos.org/place/11275




41 texts found or written in Edessa

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TM id Publication Attestation Material Language Date Provenance
835053Inschriften griechischer Städte aus Kleinasien (IK) 65 25[found & written]stone? Greek AD01 - AD02 Turkey, Syria - Edessa (Şanlıurfa) [found & written]
386174Pferdehirt, Römische Militärdiplome RGZM 22[found]metal (bronze) Latin AD02 Turkey, Syria - Edessa (Şanlıurfa), near [found]
Romania, Dacia Superior (?) [written]
835054Inschriften griechischer Städte aus Kleinasien (IK) 65 27[found & written]stone? Greek AD02 Turkey, Syria - Edessa (Şanlıurfa) [found & written]
17225P. Dura 28[written]parchment Greek / Syriac AD03 Syria, Mesopotamia - Doura (Dura-Europos) [found]
Turkey, Syria - Edessa (Şanlıurfa) [written]
835056Inschriften griechischer Städte aus Kleinasien (IK) 65 29[found & written]stone? Greek AD04 - AD05 Turkey, Syria - Edessa (Şanlıurfa) [found & written]
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