Cyzicus
geographical name 1. — see Kapidagi 2. ancient city in Mysia on isthmus leading to Kapidagi Peninsula

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  • Cyzicus — was a town of Mysia. Cyzicus (Greek: Κύζικος, Kyzikos; Ottoman Turkish: آیدینجق, Aydıncıḳ) was an ancient town of Mysia in Anatolia in the current Balıkesir Province of Turkey. It was located on the shore …   Wikipedia

  • Cyzicus — • A titular see of Asia Minor, metropolitan of the ancient ecclesiastical province of Hellespontus Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Cyzicus     Cyzicus      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Cyzĭcus — Cyzĭcus, Stadt, s. Kyzikos …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Cyzicus — [siz′i kəs] ancient Greek city in NW Asia Minor, on the S shore of the Sea of Marmara …   English World dictionary

  • CYZICUS — I. CYZICUS a Thessalis oriundus. Fuit enim ex Aeneo Apollinis et Stilbes filio natus, qui, relictâ Thessaliâ, ubi fuerat ortus. in Hellespontum se contulit atque ibi regnavit, et Aenetem, Eufori Thraciae Regis filiam, uxorem duxit, ex qua Cyzicum …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Cyzicus — Kyzikos (Cyzicus) war eine griechische Stadt an der Südküste des Marmarameers in der antiken Landschaft Mysien; heute Balız bei Erdek in der Provinz Balıkesir (Türkei). Die Stadt lag auf dem Isthmos der Halbinsel Arktonnesos (Kapıdağ) und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cyzicus — /siz i keuhs/, n. an ancient city in NW Asia Minor, in Mysia, on a peninsula in the Sea of Marmara. * * * ▪ ancient town, Turkey       ancient Greek town, located on the southern coast of the Sea of Marmara in what is now Balikhisar, Tur. It was… …   Universalium

  • Cyzicus — Cyz•i•cus [[t]ˈsɪz ɪ kəs[/t]] n. anh geg an ancient city in NW Asia Minor, in Mysia, on a peninsula in the Sea of Marmara …   From formal English to slang

  • Cyzicus — /ˈsɪzəkəs/ (say sizuhkuhs) noun an ancient city of Mysia, in north western Asia Minor, on a peninsula in the Sea of Marmara …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cyzicus — /siz i keuhs/, n. an ancient city in NW Asia Minor, in Mysia, on a peninsula in the Sea of Marmara …   Useful english dictionary

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