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Aix-en-Provence (France)

LC control no.n 79091185
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingAix-en-Provence (France)
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Geographic subdivision usageFrance--Aix-en-Provence
Variant(s)Aics (France)
Ais de Prouvènço (France)
Ais de Provença (France)
Aix (France)
Aquae Sextiae (France)
Colonia Aquensis (France)
Other standard no.cnl00006688
Beginning date-0122
Associated countryFrance
Special noteOld catalog heading: Aix, France
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Found inAmbard, R. Aix romaine, 1984: t.p. (Aix romaine, Aquae Sextiae)
GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009 (ppl; 43°31ʹ42ʺN 005°26ʹ59ʺE)
CERL thesaurus, Apr. 19, 2013 (Aix-en-Provence; variant names: Aquae Sextiae; Aquis Sextiis; Col. Jul. Aug. Aquis Sextiis; Colonia Aquensis; Colonia Iulia Augusta Aquis Sextiis; Colonia Julia Augusta Aquis Sextiis; Metropolis Civitas Aquensis; Sextiae)
Wikipedia, August 3, 2019 (Aix-en-Provence (Provençal: Ais de Provença in classical norm, or Ais de Prouvènço in Mistralian norm; Latin: Aquae Sextiae), or simply Aix (medieval Occitan Aics), is a city and commune in Southern France; a former capital of Provence, it is in the region of Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône, of which it is a subprefecture; Aix (Aquae Sextiae) was founded in 123 BC by the Roman consul Sextius Calvinus; 43°31ʹ35ʺN 5°26ʹ44ʺE)
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