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Headword: *(hliou/polis
Adler number: eta,242
Translated headword: Helioupolis, Heliopolis
Vetting Status: high
and Helioupolites ['citizen of Helioupolis'].
Greek Original:
*(hliou/polis kai\ *(hlioupoli/ths.
There were cities called Heliopolis (sic) in Egypt, near present-day Cairo, and in Syria (a.k.a. Colonia Iulia Augusta Felix, Baalbek). 'Helioupolis' was a hellenistic fortress in Attica, on the western slopes of Mt. Hymettos, but it does not seem likely to have generated the present entry.
Keywords: dialects, grammar, and etymology; geography; military affairs
Translated by: Antonella Ippolito on 15 March 2006@18:11:42.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (modified note and keywords; cosmetics) on 16 March 2006@04:30:25.
David Whitehead on 14 December 2012@03:14:50.


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