Appian
Appian Ap"pi*an, a. [L. Appius, Appianus.] Of or pertaining to Appius. [1913 Webster]

{Appian Way}, the great paved highway from ancient Rome trough Capua to Brundisium, now Brindisi, constructed partly by Appius Claudius, about 312 b. c. [1913 Webster]


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  • Appian — (Appianos von Alexandria, griechisch Ἀππιανὸς Ἀλεξανδρεύς; * nach 90 n. Chr. in Alexandria; † nach 160 n. Chr. in Rom) war ein römischer Geschichtsschreiber. Leben und Werk Der Grieche Appian stammte aus Alexandria in Ägypten und war… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Appian — Appianus (Greek: polytonic|Αππιανός ) ( c. 95 – c. 165), of Alexandria was a Roman historian (of Greek ethnicity) who flourished during the reigns of Trajan, Hadrian and Antoninus Pius. He is commonly referred to by the anglicised form of his… …   Wikipedia

  • Appian von Alexandria — Appian (Appianos von Alexandria, griechisch Ἀππιανὸς Ἀλεξανδρεύς) (* nach 90 n. Chr. in Alexandria; † nach 160 n. Chr. in Rom) war ein römischer Geschichtsschreiber. Leben und Werk Appian stammte aus Alexandria in Ägypten und war Mitglied der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Appian von Alexandrien — Appian (Appianos von Alexandria, griechisch Ἀππιανὸς Ἀλεξανδρεύς) (* nach 90 n. Chr. in Alexandria; † nach 160 n. Chr. in Rom) war ein römischer Geschichtsschreiber. Leben und Werk Appian stammte aus Alexandria in Ägypten und war Mitglied der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Appian Way, Burwood, Sydney — Appian Way is a street located in the suburb of Burwood in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. The state heritage listed Appian Way has been described as one of the finest streets of Federation houses in Australia. The picturesque houses create… …   Wikipedia

  • Appian Homes — (Рим,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Different Locations in Rome, Аппио Латино, 00181 …   Каталог отелей

  • APPIAN OF ALEXANDRIA° — (second century C.E.), author of a general history of Rome. Appian mentions the Jews and Jewish history in several places, especially in his books on Syria, Mithridates, and those dealing with the civil wars in Rome. Though he himself shared in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Appian Way — Appian Ap pi*an, a. [L. Appius, Appianus.] Of or pertaining to Appius. [1913 Webster] {Appian Way}, the great paved highway from ancient Rome trough Capua to Brundisium, now Brindisi, constructed partly by Appius Claudius, about 312 b. c. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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