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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J.H.F. Bloemers
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Amy Hawkins, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Dec 05, 2013 07:46 AM History
A Germanic people, mentioned first by Tacitus. Localized by scholars in the vicinity of modern Mecklenburg, Germany on the basis of ancient description and Ptolemy's gazetteer.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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  • Varini (Latin, 30 BC - AD 300)

region, people, tribe

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 10 I3 Varini

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: GER

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J.H.F. Bloemers, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Amy Hawkins, and Tom Elliott, 'Varini: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2013 <> [accessed: 25 May 2020]

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