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Creators: S.T. Parker
Contributors: Sean Gillies, Jen Thum, Jeffrey Becker, H. Kopp, Herbert Verreth, B. Siewert-Mayer, Mark Depauw, R. Talbert, Johan Åhlfeldt, Adam Prins, W. Röllig, Tom Elliott, DARMC, David Mimno, Sarah Bond, Francis Deblauwe, Eric Kansa
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Last modified Feb 25, 2015 12:08 AM History
An ancient settlement in northwest Jordan (modern Amman) received a Macedonian settlement and the name of Philadelphia from Ptolemy II Philadelphos (285-246 BC).

settlement, temple, sanctuary, shrine, monument, tomb, theatre, theater, hill

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 71 B2 Philadelpheia


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Parker, S.. "Places: 697728 (Amman/Philadelpheia)". Pleiades. <> [Accessed: June 26, 2016 2:17 am]

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