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By Walter Ameling et al. (eds.)

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The second one quantity of the Corpus Inscriptionum Iudaeae/Palaestinae covers the inscriptions of Caesarea Maritima and the coastal quarter of the center Coast from Tel Aviv within the south to Haifa within the north from the time of Alexander to the Muslim conquest. The approx. 1,050 texts include the entire languages used for inscriptions in this interval (Greek, Latin, Hebrew, Aramaic, Samaritan, Syrian, and Persian) and are prepared in response to the relevant settlements and their territory. the nice majority of the texts belongs to Caesarea, the capital of the province of Judaea/Syria Palaestina. No different position in Judaea has produced extra Latin inscriptions than this quarter, reflecting the powerful Roman effect at the urban.

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AD. : J. Euting, SPAW 35, 1885, 669ff. no. ) (ed. ). – Ch. Clermont-Ganneau, AMSL 11, 1885, 157; J. Germer-Durand, RB 1, 1892, 247f. no. ; BE 1893, p. 289; Ch. Clermont-Ganneau, RAO 4, 1901, 141; R. -M. Abel, RB 14, 1905, 606; BE 1907, p. 91; J. ; Klein, JPCI no. 157; H. 10 I. Apollonia – Arsuf Leclercq, DACL 6, 1924, 716ff. ); Peterson 42; Avi-Yonah, Abbreviations 88; M. ); Goodenough, Jewish Symbols I 225; S. Saller, SBF 4, 1953/54, 223 no. 10; B. ; BE 1964, 506; B. ; Hüttenmeister - Reeg, Synagogen 1, 519; L.

Macler, Missions dans les régions désertiques de la Syrie moyenne, 1903, fig. 2 478 n. 1; Dussaud, Louvre 77f. no. 99; G. Mendel, Musées impériaux ottomans II, 1914, 434f. no. ); L. -M. Abel, Emmaus, 1932, 176 fig. 81; R. Perez, in: J. , New Studies in the Archaeology of Jerusalem and its Region, 2007, 94ff. ); R. (h). fig. 3 Photo: Dussaud, Louvre 77 no. ); L. -M. Abel, 1932, 176 fig. ); R. Perez, in: New Studies 94 fig. 5. WA 1122. Marinus builds a church, 5-6 c. AD Mosaic, decorated with rhombs, round medallions, geometric patterns and birds.

74 Perhaps the inscription on this cup is in Latin, because it was the language of the pagan tradition of the colony, at a time when Christianity was gradually and increasingly determining the culture of the city. 75 When the governor became a senatorial legate with the title of legatus Augusti pro praetore,76 a second senior offical was as usual added, namely the financial procurator whose residence in Caesarea has already been mentioned. 83 72 Below no. 1266. 73 Seats of the eastern amphitheater reserved for decuriones are marked in Greek, below nos.

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