• Phrygia - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phrygia In classical antiquity, Phrygia (/ ˈ f r ɪ dʒ i ə /; Ancient Greek: Φρυγία, Phrygía; Turkish: Frigya) (also known as the Kingdom of Muska) was a kingdom in the west central part of Anatolia, in what is now Asian Turkey, centred on the Sangarios River.After its conquest, it became a region of the great empires of the time. Stories of the heroic age of Greek mythology tell of several ...
  • Phrygia - Ancient History Encyclopedia

    www.ancient.eu/phrygia Phrygia was the name of an ancient Anatolian kingdom (12th-7th century BCE) and, following its demise, the term was then applied to the general geographical area it once covered in the western plateau of Asia Minor.With its capital at Gordium and a culture which curiously mixed Anatolian, Greek, and Near Eastern elements, one of the kingdom’s most famous figures is the legendary King Midas ...
  • Phrygia | Definition of Phrygia at Dictionary.com

    www.dictionary.com/browse/phrygia Phrygia definition, an ancient country in central and NW Asia Minor. See more.
  • Phrygia Definition and Meaning - Bible Dictionary

    www.biblestudytools.com/dictionary/phrygia Phrygia. dry, an irregular and ill-defined district in Asia Minor. It was divided into two parts, the Greater Phrygia on the south, and the Lesser Phrygia on the west. It is the Greater Phrygia that is spoken of in the New Testament. The towns of Antioch in Pisidia ( Acts 13:14), Colosse, Hierapolis, Iconium, and Laodicea were situated in it.
  • Phrygia and the Phrygians | All About Turkey

    www.allaboutturkey.com/phrygia.html Ancient Phrygia in the west of the Anatolian plateau, the country around the sources of the Sakarya river within the triangle of the modern cities of Afyon, Eskisehir and Ankara, was named after the western Indo-Europeans who came here from Europe around 1200 BC and left their mark as skilled craftsmen with a culture of their own.It was a country clearly with many towns and cities, lying on ...
  • Phrygia - Phyrgia | Luwian Studies

    luwianstudies.org/phrygia The area of western Central Asia that later became Phrygia was part of the Hittite Empire. After the fall of the empire the capital Gordium had initially been abandoned but was resettled shortly thereafter – possibly by immigrants from the Balkans, who mixed with the local population.
  • Topical Bible: Phrygia

    biblehub.com/topical/p/phrygia.htm The Asian Phrygia was the larger of the two divisions, including the greater part of the older country; Galatian Phrygia was small, extending along the Pisidian Mountains, but among its important cities were Antioch, Iconium and Apollonia.
  • Phrygia | The amazing name Phrygia: meaning and etymology

    www.abarim-publications.com/Meaning/Phrygia.html The name Phrygia belonged to an ancient kingdom in central Anatolia (modern Turkey) and by the time the Romans split it up and tied the northern end to their province of Galatia, and the southern end to their province of Asia, they had been conquered and ruled by a wide range of empires, from the Lydians to the Persians and the Greeks.. But Phrygia was so old and distinguished that it featured ...
  • Bible Map: Phrygia

    bibleatlas.org/phrygia.htm Acts 2:10 Phrygia, Pamphylia, Egypt, the parts of Libya around Cyrene, visitors from Rome, both Jews and proselytes,. Acts 16:6 When they had gone through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, they were forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia.. Acts 18:23 Having spent some time there, he departed, and went through the region of Galatia, and Phrygia, in order, establishing all the ...
  • Phrygians - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phrygians Phrygia seems to have been able to co-exist with whatever power was dominant in eastern Anatolia at the time. Detail from a reconstruction of a Phrygian building at Pararli, Turkey, seventh to sixth century BC; Museum of Anatolian Civilizations, Ankara : A griffin, sphinx and two centaurs are shown.