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Kolossenos

a Pleiades name resource

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Greek ethnic for inhabitant of Colossae

Kolossenos

Κολοσσηνός

Greek (ancient)

geographic name

accurate

complete

Certain

  • Roman, early Empire (30 BC-AD 300) (confident)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 65 B2 Colossae

A date of late first to early-second century CE for the inscription (see below) is asserted by Cadwallader on the basis of letterforms and the "absence of an indicator of Roman citizenship."