Alabanda
Alabanda
A titular see of Caria in Asia Minor, supposed to be the present Arab-Hissar

Catholic Encyclopedia. . 2006.

Alabanda
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    A titular see of Caria in Asia Minor, supposed to be the present Arab-Hissar. A list of its bishops is known from 451 to 879. In antiquity its inhabitants were noted for their habits of luxury. It was the seat of a district court in imperial times and a very flourishing town.
    SMITH, Dict. of Greek and Rom. Geogr., I, 81; LEQUIEN, Oriens Christianus (1740), I, 91.

The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume VIII. — New York: Robert Appleton Company. . 1910.


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