Malus (Pisidia)

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Malus or Malos (Ancient Greek: Μάλος), also known as Mallus or Mallos (Μάλλος),[1] was a town of ancient Pisidia, inhabited during Roman and Byzantine times.[2] It became a bishopric; no longer the seat of a residential bishop, it remains a titular see of the Roman Catholic Church.[3]

Its site is located near Sarıidris, in Asiatic Turkey.[2][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hierocles. Synecdemus. p. 674.
  2. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 65, and directory notes accompanying.
  3. ^ Catholic Hierarchy
  4. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 37°42′05″N 30°56′32″E / 37.7013085°N 30.942251°E / 37.7013085; 30.942251