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" Pardo, a river in Brazil, is the 'brown river. Parenzp, a city in Istria, was the Roman Parentium. Paris, the Lutetia Parisiorum of the Romans, preserves the name of the Celtic tribe of the Parisii. ' I have,' wrote the Emperor Julian, ' spent a winter... "
Names and Their Histories: A Handbook of Historical Geography and ... - Page 215
by Isaac Taylor - 1898 - 400 pages
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The Provinces of the Roman Empire from Caesar to Diocletian, Volume 1

Theodor Mommsen - 1887
...Seine as on the Moselle. "I have," writes the emperor Julian, "spent a winter" (it was the winter of 357-358) "in dear Lutetia, for so the Gauls term the little town of the Parisii, a small island ' Suetonius, Dom. 7. When it was specified as a reason, that the higher prices of corn were occasioned...
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Names and Their Histories: Alphabetically Arranged as a Handbook of ...

Isaac Taylor - 1896 - 392 pages
...of the Rio Negro, PARATI is a Brazilian seaport, and in Venezuela we have the great Gulf of PARIA. Pardo, a river in Brazil, is the 'brown river. Parenzp,...supposed to mean ' muddy,' should be corrected to Lucetia, the ' bright ' city, a name which might refer to the white stone used in building. This emendation...
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The Provinces of the Roman Empire from Caesar to Diocletian, Volume 1

Theodor Mommsen - 1906
...Seine as on the Moselle. "I have," writes the emperor Julian, "spent a winter" (it was the winter of 357-358) " in dear Lutetia, for so the Gauls term the little town of the Parisii, a small island ' Suetonius, Dom. 7. When it was specified as a reason, that the higher prices of corn were occasioned...
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Roman Cities

Pierre Grimal, G. Michael Woloch - 1983 - 355 pages
...360 by his troops (Ammianus Marcellinus 20.4), said of it three years earlier, "I have spent a winter in dear Lutetia, for so the Gauls term the little...Parisii, a small island lying in the river and walled all around The water there is excellent and pure to look at and drink;. ..the inhabitants have a pretty...
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