Atenia (Pisidia)

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Atenia or Atenoa (Ancient Greek: Ὰτενόα), also known as Atmenia (Ὰτμενία),[1] was a town of ancient Pisidia. It became a bishopric; no longer the seat of a residential bishop, it remains a titular see of the Roman Catholic Church.[2]

Its site is located near Kireli Kasaba, in Asiatic Turkey.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hierocles. Synecdemus. p. 672.
  2. ^ Catholic Hierarchy
  3. ^ David Magie (1950). Roman Rule in Asia Minor. 2. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press. p. 1173 n. 25. ISBN 978-0-691-65502-4.

Coordinates: 37°55′21″N 31°32′10″E / 37.9224649°N 31.5360278°E / 37.9224649; 31.5360278