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Via Aemilia

The Via Aemilia (Via Emilia) was a trunk Roman road in the north Italian plain, running from Ariminum (Rimini), on the Adriatic coast, to Placentia (Piacenza) on the river Padus (Po). [1]

36 relations: Aquileia, Augustus, Boii, Bologna, Carthage, Cisalpine Gaul, Emilia-Romagna, Hannibal, Insubres, List of Roman bridges, Livy, Marcus Aemilius Lepidus (consul 187 BC), Marcus Aemilius Scaurus (consul 115 BC), Marecchia, Modena, Parma, Piacenza, Po (river), Po Valley, Polybius, Ponte di Tiberio (Rimini), Reggio Emilia, Reno, Nevada, Rimini, Roman bridge, Roman engineering, Roman Italy, Roman roads, Rubicon, Savignano sul Rubicone, Second Punic War, Senones, Tiberius, Via Aemilia Scauri, Via Flaminia, Via Postumia.

Aquileia

Aquileia (Acuilee/Aquilee/Aquilea,bilingual name of Aquileja - Oglej in: Venetian: Aquiłeja/Aquiłegia, Aglar) is an ancient Roman city in Italy, at the head of the Adriatic at the edge of the lagoons, about from the sea, on the river Natiso (modern Natisone), the course of which has changed somewhat since Roman times.

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Augustus

Augustus (Imperātor Caesar Dīvī Fīlius Augustus;Classical Latin spelling and reconstructed Classical Latin pronunciation of the names of Augustus.

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Boii

The Boii (Latin plural, singular Boius; Greek Βόϊοι) were a Gallic tribe of the later Iron Age, attested at various times in Cisalpine Gaul (northern Italy), Pannonia (Hungary and its western neighbours), parts of Bavaria, in and around Bohemia (after whom the region is named in most languages), and Transalpine Gaul.

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Bologna

Bologna (Emilian: Bulåggna pronounced; Bononia) is the largest city (and the capital) of the Emilia-Romagna Region in Italy.

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Carthage

The city of Carthage (قرطاج) is a city in Tunisia that was once the center of the ancient Carthaginian civilization.

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Cisalpine Gaul

Cisalpine Gaul (Gallia Cisalpina), also called Gallia Citerior or Gallia Togata, was the part of Northern Italy inhabited by Celts (Gauls) during the 4th and 3rd centuries BC.

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Emilia-Romagna

Emilia-Romagna (Emélia-Rumâgna, Romagnol: Emélia-Rumâgna) is an administrative Region of Northern Italy, comprising the historical regions of Emilia and Romagna.

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Hannibal

Hannibal (247 – 183 181), fully Hannibal Barca, was a Punic Carthaginian military commander, generally considered one of the greatest military commanders in history.

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Insubres

The Insubres or Insubri were a Gaulish population settled in Insubria, in what is now the Italian region of Lombardy.

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List of Roman bridges

The Romans were the world's first major bridge builders.

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Livy

Titus Livius Patavinus (64 or 59 BCAD 17)—known as Livy in English—was a Roman historian who wrote a monumental history of Rome and the Roman people – Ab Urbe Condita Libri (Books from the Foundation of the City) – covering the period from the earliest legends of Rome before the traditional foundation in 753 BC through the reign of Augustus in Livy's own time.

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Marcus Aemilius Lepidus (consul 187 BC)

Marcus Aemilius Lepidus (c. 230 – 152 BC) was a twice Roman consul, Pontifex Maximus, Censor and Princeps Senatus.

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Marcus Aemilius Scaurus (consul 115 BC)

Marcus Aemilius Scaurus (born ca. 163 BC – died 89 BC) was a Roman consul in 115 BC and considered one of the most talented and influential politicians of the Republic.

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Marecchia

The Marecchia (pronounced) is a river in eastern Italy.

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Modena

Modena (or;; Etruscan: Mutna; Mutina; Modenese: Mòdna) is a city and comune (municipality) on the south side of the Po Valley, in the Province of Modena in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy.

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Parma

Parma (Pärma) is a city in the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna famous for its prosciutto (ham), cheese, architecture, music and surrounding countryside.

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Piacenza

Piacenza (Emiliano-Romagnolo: Piasëinsa) is a city and comune in the Emilia-Romagna region of northern Italy.

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Po (river)

The Po (Padus and Eridanus; Po; ancient Ligurian: Bodincus or Bodencus; Πάδος and Ἠριδανός) is a river that flows either or – considering the length of the Maira, a right bank tributary – eastward across northern Italy, from a spring seeping from a stony hillside at Pian del Re, a flat place at the head of the Val Po under the northwest face of Monviso (in the Cottian Alps) through a delta projecting into the Adriatic Sea near Venice.

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Po Valley

The Po Valley, Po Plain, Plain of the Po, or Padan Plain (Pianura Padana or Val Padana) is a major geographical feature of Italy.

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Polybius

Polybius (Πολύβιος, Polýbios; – BC) was a Greek historian of the Hellenistic Period noted for his work, which covered the period of 264–146 BC in detail.

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Ponte di Tiberio (Rimini)

The Bridge of Tiberius (Ponte di Tiberio) or Bridge of Augustus (Pons Augustus) is a Roman bridge in Rimini, Italy.

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Reggio Emilia

Reggio Emilia (Rèz, Regium Lepidi) is a city in northern Italy, in the Emilia-Romagna region.

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Reno, Nevada

Reno is a city in the US state of Nevada near Lake Tahoe.

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Rimini

Rimini (Latin: Ariminum) is a city of 146,606 inhabitants in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy and capital city of the Province of Rimini.

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Roman bridge

Roman bridges, built by ancient Romans, were the first large and lasting bridges built.

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Roman engineering

Romans are famous for their advanced engineering accomplishments, although some of their own inventions were improvements on older ideas, concepts and inventions.

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Roman Italy

Roman Italy was created officially by the Roman Emperor Augustus with the Latin name Italia.

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Roman roads

Roman roads (Latin: viae; singular: via) were physical infrastructure vital to the maintenance and development of the Roman state, and were built from about 500 BC through the expansion and consolidation of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire.

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Rubicon

The Rubicon (Latin: Rubico, Italian: Rubicone) is both the name of a shallow river in northeastern Italy, just south of Ravenna, and the name historically given to a river that was famously crossed by Julius Caesar in 49 B.C.E. While it has not been proven, historians generally agree that the two rivers are indeed one and the same; this was not always the case.

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Savignano sul Rubicone

Savignano sul Rubicone is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Forlì-Cesena in the Italian region Emilia-Romagna, located about southeast of Bologna and about southeast of Forlì.

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Second Punic War

The Second Punic War, also referred to as The Hannibalic War and (by the Romans) The War Against Hannibal, lasted from 218 to 201 BC and involved combatants in the western and eastern Mediterranean.

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Senones

The Senones (Σήνωνες) were an ancient Celtic Gallic culture.

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Tiberius

Tiberius (Tiberius Caesar Dīvī Augustī Fīlius Augustus; 16 November 42 BC – 16 March 37 AD) was a Roman Emperor from 14 AD to 37 AD.

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Via Aemilia Scauri

The Via Aemilia Scauri was an ancient Roman road built by the Consul Marcus Aemilius Scaurus in 115 BCE.

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Via Flaminia

The Via Flaminia was an ancient Roman road leading from Rome over the Apennine Mountains to Ariminum (Rimini) on the coast of the Adriatic Sea, and due to the ruggedness of the mountains was the major option the Romans had for travel between Etruria, Latium and Campania and the Po Valley.

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Via Postumia

The Via Postumia was an ancient Roman road of northern Italy constructed in 148 BC by the consul Spurius Postumius Albinus Magnus.

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Aemilian Way, Aemilian way, Via AEmilia, Via Emilia, Via Æmilia.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Via_Aemilia

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