Amphimalla


Amphimalla
AMPHIMALLA
The old Roman term for a kind of felt material napped on both sides, referred to by Pliny.

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  • Amphimalla — or Amphimala (Greek: polytonic|Ἀμφίμαλλα, Strabo p. 475; Plin. iv. 20) or Amphimalion (Greek: polytonic|Ἀμφιμάλιον, Steph. B. s. v. ), was an ancient town on the north coast of Crete, Greece, situated on the bay named after it… …   Wikipedia

  • Amphimalla — (a. Geogr.), Stadt auf der Nordküste von Kreta am Meerbusen Amphimalles; jetzt Armiro …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • AMPHIMALLA sive — AMPHIMALLA, sive ἀμφίμαλλοι χιτῶνες, vestes sunt utrinque villosae. Meminit eorum Plin. l. 19. c. 1. Gausapae patris mei memoria coepere, ampbimalla nostra, sicut etiam villosa ventr alia. Vide Octav. Ferrarium de ReVestiaria l. 1. c. 18. An… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Georgioupoli — Infobox Greek Dimos name = Georgioupoli name local = Γεωργιούπολη periph = Crete prefec = Chania population = 2483 population as of = 2001 area = elevation = lat deg = 35 lat min = 21 lon deg = 24 lon min = 15 postal code = 730 07 area code =… …   Wikipedia

  • Rhithymna — or Rithymna (Greek: polytonic|Ῥίθυμνα) or Rhithymnia (Greek: polytonic|Ῥιθυμνία), was an ancient town of Crete, Greece, which is mentioned by Ptolemy (iii. 17. § 7) and Pliny the Elder (iv. 20) as the first town on the north coast to the east of… …   Wikipedia

  • Georgioupoli — 35°21′41″N 24°15′40″E / 35.36139, 24.26111 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Georgioúpoli — 35° 21′ 41″ N 24° 15′ 40″ E / 35.361389, 24.261111 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • GAUSAPA sive GAUSAPE — GAUSAPA, sive GAUSAPE an a gossipio? Fuit vestimentum ex pingui ac densa lana compactum, tunica, lacerna, paenula, ex unica tantum parte villosum: quod enim utrinque villos habebat, ex eo Amphimallum Graece dictum est, Varro de Ling. Lat. l. 4.… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • VENTRALIA — vestimenta contegendo Ventri, forte eadem cum Semicinctiis quod vide: memorantur Plinio, l. 8. c. 48. Gausapae Patris mei memoriâ coepêre, Amphimalla nostrâ, sicut villosa etiam Ventralia. Glossae, Ventrale Iutisconsultis zona, crumena, quam et… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale