Map of asia minor in the first century. A b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t v w z. Kucuk asya asian turkey the anatolian peninsula or the anatolian plateau is the westernmost protrusion of asia which makes up the. Asias coastlinesome 39000 miles 62800 km in lengthis variously high and mountainous low and alluvial terraced as a result of the lands having been uplifted or drowned where the land has subsided. Mikra asia mikra asia small asia.
They were to see meaning to pay attention to what god would show him and to write to record what he saw. Caesarea on the seacoast just northwest of jerusalem at first caesarea maritima then after 133 caesarea palaestina was built by herod the great c. The earliest reference to the region comes from tablets of the akkadian dynasty 2334 2083 bce where it is known as the land of the hatti and was inhabited by the hittites. 2513 bc and was the capital of iudaea province 6132 and later palaestina prima.
Phrygia was a large region in the interior of asia minor anatalia. Anatolia from greek anatolh anatol. Ancient asia minor is a geographic region located in the south western part of asia comprising most of what is present day turkey. He is told to perform two simple tasks.
Anatolia turkish anadolu also called asia minor the peninsula of land that today constitutes the asian portion of turkey. While on patmos john is given several prophetic visions by god. The boundary of phrygia has changed many times over the centuries. A abbess a woman who is the head of a religious community convent abbot a man who is the head of a religious.
Anadolu east or sunrise also known as asia minor medieval and modern greek. Historically the phrygians were a race of people who spoke an indo european language called phrygian.