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Arae
(260 words)

[German version]

[1] Flaviae

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Today Rottweil on the Neckar. Central locality founded by Cn. Pinarius Clemens AD 73/74 (CIL XVII 2,654; [2]) on a road junction (it also became a location for the  ruler cult) to open up the so-called  decumates agri . In addition to troops (five known forts), in AD 186 it is attested that a flourishing  municipium developed there [1].

Bibliography

1 A. Ruesch, Das röm. Rottweil, 1981

2 B. Zimmermann, Zur Authentizität des…

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Dietz, Karlheinz (Würzburg) and Huß, Werner (Bamberg), “Arae”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 29 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e131190>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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