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Adulis is a genus of Pyralidae, described by Ragonot in 1891.

Adulis is a family of Lepidoptera.

Place

Adulis or Aduli is an archeological site in the Northern Red Sea region of Eritrea, situated about 30 miles south of Massawa in the Gulf of Zula. It was the port of the Kingdom of Aksum, located on the coast of the Red Sea. Adulis Bay is named after the site. It is thought that the modern town of Zula may be the Adulis of the Aksumite epoch, as Zula may reflect the local name for the Ancient Greek "Adulis.

Miscellanea

Adulis is a genus of snout moths. It was described by Ragonot, in 1891.

Phrases with Adulis

  1. Adulis Serratalis
  2. Adulis Distrigalis
  3. Species Adulis Serratalis
  4. Genus Adulis

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Adulis

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Google previewRome and the Distant East (2010)

Trade Routes to the Ancient Lands of Arabia, India and China by Raoul McLaughlin

Adulis is a place founded by Egyptian runaway slaves. It is the principal market for the Troglodyte (Somali people) and also for the people of Ethiopia. It is five days sail from Ptolemais [Theron].43 However, the Periplus warns that 'Barbaroi' ...

Google preview2222 Facts About Africa (2016)

by Ade Adeola

Adulis is a port city in Eritrea founded by the Greeks 1387. It is believed that the son of King Solomon, from the royal house of Judah, and the Queen of Sheba founded the Kingdom of Axum (Aksum), in southern Eritrea and Ethiopia. 1388.

Google previewAncient Civilizations of Africa (1990)

by Muḥammad Jamāl al-Dīn Mukhtār

Adulis is a deserted site, but the people of the nearby villages still call the ruins Azuli. All, or nearly all, the other ancient sites have names which are certainly not those of Axumite antiquity. Axum The city of Axum enjoyed a great reputation in ...

Google previewCengage Advantage Books, World History (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Adulis is an archeological site in ...

Google previewWorld History, Journeys from Past to Present (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Adulis is an archeological site in the Northern Red Sea region of Eritrea, about 30 miles south of Massawa. It was the ...

Google previewThe World, A History, Combined Volume (2016)

by CTI Reviews

CHAPTER HIGHLIGHTS: KEY TERMS, PEOPLE, PLACES, CONCEPTS Adulis: Adulis is an archeological site in the Northern Red Sea region of Eritrea, about 30 miles south of Massawa. It was the port of the Kingdom of Aksum, located on ...

Google previewSocieties, Networks, and Transitions, Volume 1, To 1500 (2016)

Civilizations, Civilizations by CTI Reviews

Adulis: Adulis is an archeological site in the Northern Red Sea region of Eritrea, about 30 miles south ofMassawa. Itwastheport of theKingdom ofAksum,located onthecoast ofthe Red Sea.heport.

Google previewTraditions and Encounters , A Global Perspective on the Past (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Adulis: Adulis is an archeological site ...

Google previewThe Heritage of World Civilizations, Teaching and Learning Classroom Edition, Combined Volume (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Adulis: Adulis is an archeological site in the Northern Red Sea region of Eritrea, about ...

Google previewThe Human Past (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Adulis: Adulis is an archeological site in the Northern ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Archaeology (1983)

by Ruth Whitehouse

Adulis. Located on the Red Sea coast of Ethiopia, southeast of the modern port of Massawa, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Archaeology (2008)

by Ian Shaw, Robert Jameson

PA-J Adulis (Zulla) Red Sea port, closely connected with the ancient city of AXUM . Located about 4 km inland from the Gulf of Zulla (or Annesley Bay) in the northeastern highlands of Ethiopia. In 1868 R. Holmes of the British Museum cleared ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Geography, 15 Volume Set (2017)

People, the Earth, Environment and Technology by Douglas Richardson, Noel Castree, Michael F. Goodchild, Audrey Kobayashi, Weidong Liu, Richard A. Marston

were sourced for export via Adulis. Products ...

Google previewAfrica: An Encyclopedia of Culture and Society [3 volumes] (2015)

An Encyclopedia of Culture and Society by Toyin Falola Ph.D., Daniel Jean-Jacques

Adulis, near present-day Massawa, was Aksum's most important port. The Periplus of the Erythraean Sea, a first-century cE guide for Greek mariners, makes mention of the town: “From that place to the city of the people called Aksumites there ...

Google previewThe Eerdmans Encyclopedia of Early Christian Art and Archaeology

by Finney

Adulis Port of → Aksum, situated on Annesley Bay (see map 21, E3) on the western shore of the Red Sea; the site is presently deserted. Gold, ivory, and slaves were exported from A.; luxury items from India and the Mediterranean were ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Somalia (2003)

by Mohamed Haji Mukhtar

KAT ADULIS. See QAT. KELI ASAYLE. During the early Fascist era, the Italian colonial administration introduced forced labor in plantations and public works. Here, hundreds of Somali workers died when a dike near Janale village, along the ...

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Archaeological excavations are currently underway at Adulis, 65 kilometers south of Massawa, Eritrea.

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Scrabble value of A1D2U1L1I1S1

The value of this 6-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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