Nicomedia
geographical name — see Izmit

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • NICOMEDIA — civitas Bithyniae, ad Propontidem, inter Byzantium 61. et Nicaeam 44. mill. pass. a Nicomede condita, Strabo l. 12. postea sub Romanis fuit, sedes aliquot Imperatorum. Hîc, sub Diocletiano, Anthimô Episcopô capite plexô, templôque incensô, ad XX… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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  • Nicomedia — Palacio de Diocleciano en Nicomedia (Izmit) …   Wikipedia Español

  • Nicomedia — Nic·o·me·di·a (nĭk ə mēʹdē ə) An ancient city of northwest Asia Minor near the Bosporus in present day Turkey. It flourished from 264 B.C. until it was sacked by Goths in A.D. 258. Diocletian chose it for the capital of his Eastern Roman Empire,… …   Universalium

  • Nicomedia — noun ancient capital of Bithynia; modern day Izmit, in Turkey …   Wiktionary

  • Nicomedia — stor. Izmit …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Nicomedia (Titularerzbistum) — Nicomedia ist ein Titularerzbistum der römisch katholischen Kirche. Es geht zurück auf einen untergegangenen Erzbischofssitz in der antiken Stadt Nikomedia, die in der römischen Provinz Bithynia lag. Titularerzbischöfe von Nicomedia Nr. Name Amt… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Eusebius of Nicomedia — • Bishop, place and date of birth unknown; d. 341. He was a pupil at Antioch of Lucian the Martyr, in whose famous school he learned his Arian doctrines Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Eusebius of Nicomedia     Euse …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Anthimus of Nicomedia — Infobox Saint name= Saint Anthimus of Nicomedia birth date= death date= 303 or 311 12 AD feast day= April 27 venerated in= Roman Catholic Church; Eastern Orthodox Church imagesize= 250px caption= birth place= death place=Nicomedia titles=… …   Wikipedia

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