SARDIS, SARDES

SARDIS, SARDES
Strab. et Xenophonti, urbs Lydiae Achiepiscopalis et Metropolis, ad Tamoli montis radices inter Thyatiram ad Boream 36.et Philadelphiam ad Austrum 26. mill. pass. Sedes regni olim, sub Mermnadibus, Gygis posteris. A Cyro capta, Olympiad. 59. ab Aristagora, 20. navibus ab Atheniensibus adiuto, direpta, A. C. 250. Urb. Cond. 69. Olympiad. reparata dein, sub Graecorum imperium transiit. Hîc Cleopatra Alexandri Magni soror, ab Antigono occisa, A. C. 446. Urb Cond. Post quae ab Antiocho expugnata, A. C. 540. varias subiit vices. Primo Euangelii Luce a Iohanne Apostolo collustrata, paulo post in Idololatriam revoluta est. Euthemium Episcopum eius flagris caesum necari curavit Michael Balbus Imperator, A. C. 825. Vide Apocalyps. c. 1. et 3. Herodot. l. 5. Horatius l. 1. Ep. 11. v. 2.
Quid concinna Samos? quid Croesi regia Sardis?
Ovid. Met. l. 11. v. 137. de Maeandro:
Vade, ait, ad magnis vicinum Sardibus amnem.
Hodie ad exiguitatem pauperis vici redacta, pastoribus solum inhabitatur, qui, maiore parte Turcae, mesquitam ibi habent, nullo Christianis ibi adhuc parvo numero supersititibus ad cultum divinum loco relicto. Vocatur etiamnum Sardo, transitu solum Caravanae Smyrnâ Aleppum, atque inde in Persas euntis, nobilis. Memoriam tamen veteris magnificentiae servat eximius nummus, in quo caput eius turrigerum visitur, cum Inscr ΞΑΡΔΙΞ ΑΞΙΑΞ ΛΥΔΙΑΞ ΕΛΛΑΔΟΞ Α ΜΗΤΡΙΠΟΔΙΞ. SARDIS ASIAE LYDIAE GRAECIAE METROPOLIS, apud Iac. Sponium Itiner. Graeciae Part. 1. p. 348. et part. 3. p. 191. 192.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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