Name: Isauria

Origin and Meaning of the Name Isauria

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    Ancient region of Asia Minor
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    (ee sauw REE ah)
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    Itself (Isauria)
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    Isauria, in ancient geography, is a region in the interior of South Asia Minor. It derives its name from the contentious Isaurian tribe and twin settlements Isaura Nea (Isaura Nova) and Isaura Palaea (Isaura Vetus). Isaurian marauders were fiercely independent mountain people who only submitted to the Roman Empire around 70 BC.

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