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ID: 7594295
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7594295

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Antakya (inhabited place)  Antakya (inhabited place)

Coordinates:
Lat: 36 14 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 36.2333  decimal degrees
Long: 036 07 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 36.1167  decimal degrees

Elevation:
219.816  feet    67.0000  meters

Note: Modern city near the ruins of ancient Antioch, having the same name as the ancient site.

Names:
Antakya (preferred,C,V)
Antakyé (C,V)
Antakiyah (C,V)
Hatay (C,O)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Turkey (nation)  ........  Turkey (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Hatay (province)  ............  Hatay (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Antakya (inhabited place)  ................  Antakya (inhabited place) (P)

Place Types:
inhabited place (preferred, C)  ............  established as a Greek city ca. 300 BCE by Seleucus I; quickly became principal Greek outpost in Asia
city (C)
provincial capital (C)  ............  since 1939
agricultural center (C)  ............  for olives & tobacco
archaeological site (C)

Related geographic places:
near/adjacent to ....  Antioch .......... (deserted settlement)
..............................  (World, Asia, Turkey, Hatay) [7002354]

Sources and Contributors:
Antakiyah..........  [VP]
....................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 55
Antakya..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 13
Antaky√©..........  [GRLPSC]
.................  Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites (1979)
Hatay..........  [VP]
..............  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Subject: .....  [BHA, GRLPSC, VP]
..................  ARLIS/NA: Ancient Site Names (1995)
..................  Atlas of Greek & Roman World (1981) 33
..................  BHA, Authority file (1973-)
..................  Canby, Historic Places (1984) I, 38
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1988) I, 458-459
..................  GRI Photo Archive, Authority File (1998) 8668
..................  GRI Photo Study, Authority File (1989)
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites (1979)
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1992) 13
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1988) 55
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Canby, Historic Places (1984)

 

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