Caesarea Mazaca
I. geographical name see Caesarea 2 II. geographical name see Kayseri

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Caesarea — noun Name of numerous cities and locations in the Roman Empire, among them Caesarea Mazaca, capital of Cappadocia (modern Kayseri) and Caesarea Maritima, capital of province Palestine …   Wiktionary

  • Caesarea — geographical name 1. seaport of ancient Palestine; site S of modern Haifa, Israel 2. (or Caesarea Mazaca) see Kayseri …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • MAZACA Caesarea — urbs Cappadociae, sub monte Argaeo, quae nunc Tisaria, teste Nigrô. Male ab Eusebio et Rufo Magaram vocari, monuit Philander ad Vitruvium. Baudrando, versus Armeniam minorem et Melam fluvium, 20. mill. pass. a Sebastia in Meridiem, 70. a Tyana in …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • CAESAREA — I. CAESAREA Mauritaniae urbs. Plin l. 3. c. 3. Cabo Figalo Pineto. In Africa. Celebris in Histor. Rom. Afris dicta Tiguident, seu vetus urbs, a Califis destructa, A. C. 959. Rudera magnitudinem loquuntur. Sub Arabibus, divitiis Academiisque, unde …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Mazaca — noun An ancient city of Asia Minor, the capital of Cappadocia, on the site of modern Kayseri, Turkey. Other names throughout history: Eusebia, Caesarea, Kaisariyah …   Wiktionary

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