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Nîmes

 (nēm)
A city of southern France northeast of Montpellier. Thought to have been founded by Greek colonists, it was one of the leading cities of Roman Gaul and has many important ruins dating from the first and second centuries ad.

Nîmes

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(Placename) a city in S France: Roman remains including an amphitheatre and the Pont du Gard aqueduct. Pop: 147 114 (2006)

Nîmes

(nim)

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a city in S France: Roman ruins. 132,343.
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Las encontramos resenadas, siempre al servicio de importantes familias, en nucleos urbanos de Italia, como en Corfinium (84), o tambien en ciudades de provincias, como en Nemausus (Gallia Narbonesis) (85) o en Thugga (Africa proconsularis) (86).
Todo ello le sirvio para considerar que la ciudad habia sido trazada con todo su perimetro amurallado desde un principio, desechando la idea de una cerca primitiva, al estilo de las planificaciones urbanas de Augustodunum, Arelate, Nemausus y otras ciudades galas.
100-103, a quien le dedican una inscripcion como patrono los calagurritanos en su ciudad natal, Nemausus, CIL XII, 3167.
I will also argue that, as a result, this selection subsequently influenced the designs of Octavian's gold and silver AEGVPTO CAPTA coinage, the bronze Nemausus coinage, and the coinage of Juba II of Mauretania.
A photographic exhibition reflecting the unique qualities of Erskine's iconic Byker Redevelopment in the context of other world-class architectural developments such as the Unite d'Habitation, Nemausus and Chandigarh.