Irenopolis, Cilicia

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Irenopolis or Eirenopolis (Greek: Εἰρηνούπολις) was an ancient and medieval city in eastern Cilicia, also known briefly as Neronias (Greek: Νερωνιάς) in honour of the Roman emperor Nero. Irenopolis was also an episcopal see that is now included in the Catholic Church's list of titular sees.

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  • Panagopoulou, Katerina. "Eirenopolis". Encyclopedia of the Hellenic World, Asia Minor. Foundation of the Hellenic World. Retrieved 19 April 2012.