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ID: 7016662
 

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

Note: Ancient region of central Asia Minor, orignally including parts of Phrygia and Cappadocia; became Roman province in 25 BCE, with capital city at Ancyra (Ankara); visited by St. Paul (Epistle to the Galatians).

Names:
Galatia (preferred,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 Galatia (general region)  ............  Galatia (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 Galatia (general region)  ........  Galatia (general region) (P,H) became a Roman protectorate in 85 BCE, a province in 25 BCE

Place Types:
general region (preferred, C)  ............  settled by Gauls (Galatai) 3rd century BCE
province (H)  ............  of the Roman Empire

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Ankara .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Asia, Turkey, Ankara) [7002349]
..................  from 25 BCE

Sources and Contributors:
Galatia..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 320
.................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014) accessed 5 July 2004
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 70
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 424
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 320
..................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-2014) accessed 5 July 2004
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 70
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984) 424
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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