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Vicetia
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(Οὐικετία/Ouiketía). City of the Veneti [1] at the confluence of the Rivers Retron (modern Retrone) and Astagus (modern Astico) with the Togisonus (Str. 5,1,8; Ptol. 3,1,30; Ael. NA 14,8: Βικετία/Biketía; formerly possibly inhabited by Celts: Just. Epit. 20,5,8), modern Vicenza. Because of its location on the Via Postumia V. had a certain significance to transport (It. Ant. 128,2; It. Burd. 559,1; Geogr. Rav. 4,30,30; Guido, Geographica 17,44; Tab. Peut. 3,4). …

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Buchi, Ezio (Verona), “Vicetia”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 23 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e12204030>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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