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Musulamii
(226 words)

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Distinguished union of Berber tribes, which is widely attested in literature and inscriptions. The M. lived - partly transmigrating? - in the south of  Numidia and in parts of Africa Proconsularis. Evidence: Plin. HN 5,30 (Musulami or Misulani); Flor. Epit. 4,12,40 (Musulami); Tac. Ann. 2,52,1; 4,24,2 (Musulamii); Ptol. Geog. 4,3,24 (Μισουλάμοι/Misoulámoi or Μισουλάνοι/Misoulánoi); Tab. Peut. 2,5; 3,1 (Musulamii); Liber generationis (Chron. min. 1) p. 109 §213 (Musulani); Oros. 6,21,18 (Musolani); Chronicum Alexandrinum (Chron. min. 1) p. 109 §184 (Mosulami…

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Huß, Werner (Bamberg), “Musulamii”, 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 26 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e813430>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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