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Headword: Kaisareia
Adler number: kappa,1201
Translated headword: Kaisareia, Caesarea
Vetting Status: high
The metropolis [of that name],[1] [named] after Tiberius Caesar, son of Octavius, who took it away from Archelaus. It was formerly called Mazaka, but then he called it Caesarea using his own name.[2]
Greek Original:
Kaisareia, hê mêtropolis, apo Kaisaros Tiberiou Oktabiou: hên apheileto Archelaon, proteron Mazaka eponomazomenên, epeita Kaisareian klêtheisan têi idiai prosêgoriai.
See also kappa 1200.
[1] Caesarea in Cappadocia. Present-day Kayseri (in Turkey). Barrington Atlas Map 64 Grid A3.
[2] Cf. beta 150, tau 551.
Keywords: biography; chronology; definition; geography; history
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 28 September 2003@16:43:10.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented notes; cosmetics) on 29 September 2003@04:25:14.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 27 July 2011@04:27:29.
Catharine Roth (fixed note number) on 27 July 2011@17:46:43.
David Whitehead on 12 February 2013@07:35:44.
David Whitehead (my typo) on 30 April 2016@07:11:01.


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