Caesarea - [ Syriac Not Available ]

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A port city in Palaestina north of Gaza.

Place Type: settlement

Location

  • Coordinates:
    • Lat. 32.5° Long. 34.89972°1

Attestation

  • Attestation of name قَيْساريّة in the Muʿjam al-buldān of Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī.

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Works Cited

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  • 1 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), pp: 153, 155, 189, 336–337, 394, maps: Map I A2.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), pp: IV:478.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record

Names

  • Caesarea1
  • قَيْساريّة2

Related Places

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, “Caesarea” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/53.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson, “Caesarea.” In The Syriac Gazetteer, edited by Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/53.

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Entry Title: Caesarea

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