Paraetonium - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a city on the north-west coast of Egypt
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Antonius unsuccessfully attacks Gallus at Paraetonium.
his way he founded the city of Paraetonium. In the third
and [on his return] founded Paraetonium in Ammon. 113th
and the next ones so far as Paraetonium. & For with
hen Magas captured Paraetonium, he order the guards to kin
that place was called Paratonion, "the place of the bad
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