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Achaia

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Classical Studies.

Official name for the Roman province of Greece, commemorating Rome's defeat of the Achaean Confederacy in 146 bc.

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Achaia

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Classical Studies.

Official name for the Roman province of Greece, commemorating Rome's defeat of the Achaean Confederacy in 146 bc.

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Achaia

W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 57 words.

The southern part of Greece made into a province by the Romans in 27 bce. In the time (5th

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Achaia

W. R. F. Browning.

in A Dictionary of the Bible

May 2011; p ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 57 words.

The southern part of Greece made into a province by the Romans in 27 BCE. In the time (5th

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Achaia

Edited by John Roberts.

in Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 19 words.

official name for the Roman province of Greece, commemorating Rome's defeat of the Achaean Confederacy in 146 bc.

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Achaia

Antony Spawforth.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Historical Geography. 215 words.

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Achaia

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 221 words.

(correct spelling: J. Oliver, The Civic Tradition and Roman Athens (1983) 152 note 6), official name for

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Achaia

Antony J. S. Spawforth.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 224 words.

(correct spelling: J. Oliver, The Civic Tradition and Roman Athens (1983) 152 note 6), official name for

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Achaia

Timothy E. Gregory.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

January 1991; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 197 words.

(᾽Αχαία). The toponym Achaia has several meanings in the Byz. period. 1. It was a late Roman province embracing the

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Principality of Achaia

Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

Sometimes called principality of Morea (to be distinguished from the Byz.-controlled despotate of the Morea), the Frankish territory in the Peloponnesos ruled by the princes of Achaia from...

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South to Achaia

Jerome Murphy-O'Connor.

in Paul

March 2004; p ublished online November 2004 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biblical Studies. 7260 words.

While waiting for Timothy in Athens, Paul concluded that Corinth would be much more fruitful mission territory. The intense commercial ethos of Corinth and the Sisyphus myth. Why...

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