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Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Lycia (general region)  Lycia (general region)

Note: Ancient maritime district in Asia Minor; it was settled early, ruled by Persia and Syria; annexed by Rome and later joined with Pamphylia to form province Lycia et Pamphylia in 43 CE; it later became its own province after the 4th century. Excavations at Xanthus, Patara, Myra, and other Lycian cities have revealed a distinctive type of funerary architecture.

Names:
Lycia (preferred,C,V)
Lycie (C,O)
Lycian (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Turkey (nation)  ........  Turkey (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Lycia (general region)  ............  Lycia (general region) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Roman Empire (former nation/state/empire)  ....  Roman Empire (former nation/state/empire) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Lycia (general region)  ........  Lycia (general region)
 
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Roman Empire (former nation/state/empire)  ....  Roman Empire (former nation/state/empire) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Lycia et Pamphylia (province)  ........  Lycia et Pamphylia (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Lycia (general region)  ............  Lycia (general region) (P,H)

Place Types:
general region (preferred, C)
province (H)  ............  of the Roman Empire, 43 CE

Sources and Contributors:
Lycia..........  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP Preferred]
..............  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..............  Dumbarton Oaks Bibliographies (1892-)
..............  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014) accessed 5 July 2004
..............  Guide Bleu: Turquie (1983)
..............  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 117
..............  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..............  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 698
Lycian..........  [VP]
.................  Oxford English Dictionary [online] (2002-) accessed 24 October 2013
Lycie..........  [BHA]
..............  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
..................  Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer (1961)
..................  Dumbarton Oaks Bibliographies (1892-)
..................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014) accessed 5 July 2004
..................  Guide Bleu: Turquie (1983)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 117
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 698
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014) accessed 5 July 2004

 

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