Seleucia Tracheotis
geographical name see Seleucia 1

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Seleucia Tracheotis — ▪ ancient city, Turkey Greek  Seleukeia        city in Cilicia (in present day southern Turkey), on the Calycadnus River (modern Goksu Nehri), a few miles from that stream s mouth; the site was doubtless selected as a protection against attacks… …   Universalium

  • Seleucia (disambiguation) — Seleucia was the first capital of the Seleucid Empire, and one of the great cities of antiquity standing in Mesopotamia, on the Tigris River. Seleucia may refer to: *Seleucia (Pamphylia), now at Bucakşeyhler, Antalya Province, Turkey *Seleucia… …   Wikipedia

  • Seleucia — geographical name 1. (or Seleucia Tracheotis) ancient city SE Asia Minor in Cilicia SW of Tarsus 2. ancient city, chief city of the Seleucid Empire; ruins now in Iraq on the Tigris SSE of Baghdad 3. (or Seleucia Pieria) ancient city Asia Minor N… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Silifke — Infobox Settlement settlement type = Town subdivision type = Country subdivision name = TUR timezone=EET utc offset=+2 map caption =Location of PAGENAME within Turkey. timezone DST=EEST utc offset DST=+3official name = Silifke subdivision… …   Wikipedia

  • Liste Des Noms Latins Des Villes D'Asie — Noms latins de villes Afrique Asie Europe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Liste des noms latins des villes d'Asie — Noms latins de villes Afrique Asie Europe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Liste des noms latins des villes d'asie — Noms latins de villes Afrique Asie Europe …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cilicia — Cilician, adj., n. /si lish euh/, n. an ancient country in SE Asia Minor: later a Roman province. * * * Ancient district, southern Anatolia. The district was located along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea south of the Taurus Mountains. In… …   Universalium

  • Silifke — ▪ Turkey also called  Seleucia,         town, south central Turkey. It is located along the banks of the Göksu River, overlooking the Taurus Mountains. An irrigation scheme supplying the fertile lowland of the Göksu delta is located at Silifke.… …   Universalium

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