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Summary

Bilingual Latin Palmyrene inscription. Caransebes.

Class:

  • Relief, votiv stone or altar
  • visible
  • Location uncertain
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Castrum Tibiscum

Tibiscum - Fort; 2d century AD - 3rd century AD

Tibiscum, Basilica

Basilica

Tibiscum

OmnesViae import TPPlace1737

Museum of Caransebeș

Museum of Caransebeș

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The stele discovered near  Karansebes in Hungary  was offered by Aelius Habibis, the priest of the local Palmyrans. This funerery stele dates back to the late IInd or early IIIrd century AD. Strele contains Latin inscription and name Guru Ben, Jaddai optio offered by his heir Habibi in Palmyran characters.

See:

  1. James Noel Adams, Bilingualism and the Latin Language, Cambridge University Press 2009, p. 255