Perga
geographical name ancient city S Asia Minor in Pamphylia

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  • Perga — ▪ Turkey Greek  Perge , modern  Murtina , or  Murtana        ancient city of Pamphylia, (in modern Antalya il [province], Turkey). It was a centre of native culture and was a seat of the worship of “Queen” Artemis, a purely Anatolian nature… …   Universalium

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  • Perga —    The capital of Pamphylia, on the coast of Asia Minor. Paul and his companions landed at this place from Cyprus on their first missionary journey (Acts 13:13, 14), and here Mark forsook the party and returned to Jerusalem. Some time afterwards… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Perga — ► C. antigua de la Panfilia, actual Ihsaniye, prov. turca de Antalya, donde se veneraba a Diana …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Perga — A city in Pamphylia in Asia Minor, where John Mark left Paul and Barnabas (Acts 13:13) …   Dictionary of the Bible

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  • Apollonius of Perga — Apollonius of Perga. Apollonius of Perga [Pergaeus] (Ancient Greek: Ἀπολλώνιος) (ca. 262 BC – ca. 190 BC) was a Greek geometer and astronomer noted for his writings on conic sections. His innovative methodology and terminology, especially in the… …   Wikipedia

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