Salamboreia

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Salamboreia or Salamboria (Ancient Greek: Σαλαμβόρεια), also called Salaberina[1] and Salambriai,[2] was a town of ancient Cappadocia, in the district Garsauritis,[3] inhabited in Roman and Byzantine times.[4]

Its site is located near Kepez Tepe, Asiatic Turkey.[4][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tabula Peutingeriana
  2. ^ a b Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.
  3. ^ Ptolemy. The Geography. 5.6.14.
  4. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 63, and directory notes accompanying.

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1854–1857). "Salamboreia". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography. London: John Murray.

Coordinates: 38°07′12″N 34°02′02″E / 38.120083°N 34.0340025°E / 38.120083; 34.0340025