Author(s) : Sofou Athanasia (19/6/2001)Translation : Velentzas Georgios
For citation: Sofou Athanasia, "Germa",Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World, Asia MinorURL: <http://www.ehw.gr/l.aspx?id=12298>
City of Galatia near the modern village of Babadat, founded in 17 BC by Augustus as a Roman colony. Although Latin was the official language of the city, Greek was probably used in everyday activities. Only a few archaeological remains have survived.
Province of Galatia
Germocolonea, Germa Colonea, Therma Colonea, Colonea Julia Augusta Felix Germenorum
1. Location and Name
3. Archaeological Remains
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