Hierapolis Bambyce (Organization, Concept)

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Hierapolis Bambyce (en)
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Hieropolis (en)

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The city-state of Hierapolis Bambyce in Syria was once a client-city of the Achaemenid Empire before absortion into Alexander's Hellenistic empire. Coins struck at the city before Alexander's conquest record the Aramean name of the city as Mnbg (meaning spring site).

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