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Drunemeton


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[Gk. dru-, drus, oak; nemeton, sacred place, sanctuary].

The ‘oak sanctuary’ of Galatia, the Celtic province of Asia Minor, as described by Strabo (1st cent. ad), the Roman geographer. A council of the Galatians met here. Site not yet fixed on the modern map.

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