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Prymnessus or Prymnessos (Ancient Greek: Πρύμνησσος), or Prymnesus or Prymnesos (Πρύμνησος),[1] was a town of ancient Phrygia, inhabited during Roman and Byzantine times.[2] It was the see of a Christian bishop. No longer the seat of a residential bishop, it remains a titular see of the Roman Catholic Church.[3]

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


  1. ^ Hierocles. Synecdemus. Vol. p. 677.
  2. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 62, and directory notes accompanying.
  3. ^ David M. Cheney. "Prymnessus (Titular See) [Catholic-Hierarchy]". Retrieved 2019-08-21.
  4. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 38°41′53″N 30°34′11″E / 38.6981943°N 30.5696416°E / 38.6981943; 30.5696416