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Melitene (Malatya)

TM Geo 16473

Turkey (Cappadocia) - provincia: Cappadocia - located on the river Tohma; near the right bank of the river Euphrates (TM Geo 11934)
38.25,37.25 (Lat,Long)

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

7 ancient authors with this ethnic

Status: city: polis; region

Greek name(s): Μελιτηνή
Latin name(s): Melitena - Meletena - Melentena
Modern name(s): Malatya
Variants: Melitene (Melitena - Meletena) - Romanopolis - Malatya (Malatia - Eski Malatya) - Arslantepe

Map: Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 64 G4 (city); Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 64 E4-G3 (region)

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5 texts found or written in Melitene
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TM id Publication Attestation Material Language Date Provenance
176671Année épigraphique 1990 984[found & written]stone? Latin BC02 - AD08 Turkey, Cappadocia - Melitene (Malatya) [found & written]
385001CIL III Suppl. 2 13636[found & written]stone? Latin BC02 - AD08 Turkey, Cappadocia - Melitene (Malatya) [found & written]
385065ZPE 71 (1988), p. 173[found & written]stone? Latin BC02 - AD08 Turkey, Cappadocia - Melitene (Malatya) [found & written]
176670Année épigraphique 1990 983[found & written]stone Latin AD01 - AD03 Turkey, Cappadocia - Melitene (Malatya) [found & written]
805684Parole de l'Orient 19 (1994), p. 606-607 no. 12/22[written]parchment Syriac AD07 Turkey, Cappadocia - Melitene (Malatya) [written]
Syria - Syria [found]