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Headword: *)adwreo/s
Adler number: alpha,520
Translated headword: Adoreos
Vetting Status: high
A city.
Greek Original:
*)adwreo/s: po/lis.
Same entry, according to Adler, in the Ambrosian Lexicon.
There was a Mount Adoreus somewhere in Phrygia (where the river Sangarius had its source), but if the 'city' classification is correct this is perhaps the city more usually called Adora, near Hebron in Judaea; cf. Josephus, Jewish War 1.166.
Keywords: definition; geography; historiography
Translated by: Sean M. Redmond on 21 October 1999@16:08:50.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note; cosmetics) on 9 October 2000@07:59:04.
David Whitehead (augmented note (with information supplied by Nicholas Fincher) and keywords; cosmetics) on 8 September 2004@07:34:48.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 14 August 2006@08:31:12.
David Whitehead on 1 August 2011@08:56:46.
David Whitehead (another note) on 11 January 2012@08:38:09.


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