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  Noricum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Noricum in ancient geography was a province of the Roman Empire.
Noricum was the southern outpost of the northern or Celtic peoples and the starting-point of their attacks upon Italy.
It was not until the reign of Antoninus Pius that the legion II Pia (afterwards called Italica) was stationed at Noricum, and the commander of the legion became the governor of the province.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Noricum   (612 words)

  
 NORICUM - LoveToKnow Article on NORICUM
Gold and salt were also found in considerable quantities; the plant called saliunca (the wild or Celtic nard) grew in abundance, and was used as a perfume (Pliny, Nat.
Pia (afterwards called Italica) was stationed at Noricum, and the commander of the legion became the governor of the province.
Under Diocletian, Noricum was divided into Noricum ripense (along the Danube) and mediterranean (the southern mountainous district).
www.1911encyclopedia.org /N/NO/NORICUM.htm   (1657 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Noricum
Noricum, ancient country and province of the Roman Empire, south of the Danube River in present-day Austria, west of Vienna.
Much of the region south of the Danube River was known as Noricum.
Pannonia, ancient country of Illyria that was bounded on the north and east by the Danube River, on the south by Dalmatia, and on the west by Noricum...
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 Encyclopedia: Noricum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Position of the Roman province of Pannonia Pannonia is an ancient country bounded north and east by the Danube, conterminous westward with Noricum and upper Italy, and southward with Dalmatia and upper Moesia.
Dalmatia (Croatian Dalmacija, Italian Dalmazia) is a region on the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea, (mostly) in modern Croatia, spreading between the island of Rab in the northwest and the Bay of Kotor in the southeast.
Circa 40 Noricum Kingdom was ultimately incorporated to the Roman Empire by the Roman caesar Claudius (10 B.C.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Noricum   (3232 words)

  
 Noricum - Province of the Roman Empire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It is in Noricum that we first hear of almost all the Celtic invasions, and was the starting-point of the attacks upon Italia in the early Roman Republic.
With the death of Voccio in 16 BCE, Noricum became a full client Kingdom to Rome and would eventually be established as a full province under the Emperor Claudius in the mid 1st Century CE.
Very similar to the Raetia province, Noricum throughout the existence of the Roman Empire was a frontier province in direct contact with the Germanic tribes across the Danube.
www.unrv.com /provinces/noricum.php   (826 words)

  
 Global Defence Review : T&T refine systems   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Noricum GH N-45 is a 45-calibre 155mm howitzer, with a maximum range of 39.6km and a rate of fire of up to seven rounds per minute.
The Noricum is available in its basic towed version A1, or as a self-propelled version with an auxiliary propulsion unit (APU) that is mounted on the forward end of the carriage.
The Noricum GH N-45 fires all standard NATO ammunition; the barrel can be brought into firing position from travelling configuration in a few seconds, and the gun is ready to fire 40 seconds after deploying into firing position.
www.global-defence.com /1997/TandT.html   (424 words)

  
 GDR 99 - Weapons Systems
The Noricum GH N-45 is a 45-calibre 155mm howitzer with a maximum range of 39.6km and a rate of fire of up to seven rounds a minute.
Production of the Noricum GH N-45 A1 and the GH N-45 APU system components is undertaken in several locations throughout western Europe with strict requirements on production skills to guarantee systems accuracy.
Noricum Division's T&T Technology offers a comprehensive after-sales support programme based on the adaptability of its general maintenance concept to suit individual customer requirements.
www.global-defence.com /1999/weapons/weapons6.htm   (739 words)

  
 Noricum, römische Provinz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Regnum Noricum (formed around 200 B.C.), which according to historical evidence was the first organized state on Austrian territory.
Virunum in today´s Zollfeld area was its capital and the centre of administration.
Noricum ripense) and Noricum mediterraneum along the central range of the Alps and the 1
www.aeiou.at /aeiou.encyclop.n/n840136.htm;internal&action=_setlanguage.action?LANGUAGE=en   (280 words)

  
 Austria Domestic and Foreign Sources of Military Equipment - Flags, Maps, Economy, History, Climate, Natural Resources, ...
In 1991 fourteen defendants, including leading executives of Noricum and VÖEST-Alpine, were sentenced to prison terms for violating Austrian neutrality laws by selling 200 GHN-45 howitzers and large quantities of munitions to Iran during the Iran-Iraq War of 1980-88.
Noricum is also reported to have marketed the guns illegally to Iraq.
Noricum and Hirtenberger Patronenfabrik, another state-owned company implicated in the transactions, were later sold to the private firm of Emmerich Assmann, ending the government's involvement in arms manufacture.
www.photius.com /countries/austria/national_security/austria_national_security_domestic_and_foreign~194.html   (705 words)

  
 noricum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Noricum's native life evolved directly from sea to air forms by way of many varieties of flying fish and rays.
Although little land appears above water on Noricum, there are literal forests of sea plants, counterweighted to stand upright, that extend several meters into the air out of the water.
In the protected waters among their stalks, another ecology flourishes, including the only crawling forms on Noricum.
members.cox.net /imperiallibrary/n/noricum.html   (190 words)

  
 Legio II Italica
The first recruits came from Italy and Noricum, one of the provinces on the Danube threatened by the Marcomanni.
In 205, this base was rebuilt, and it was to be in use until the end of the Roman presence in Noricum.
During the conflict between the emperor Gallienus and his rival Postumus, the legion supported the first-mentioned, for which it was rewarded with surnames like Pia V Fidelis V ('five times faithful and loyal'), Pia VI Fidelis VI, and finally Pia VII Fidelis VII.
www.livius.org /le-lh/legio/ii_italica.html   (533 words)

  
 Eugippius, The Life of St. Severinus (1914). Indices   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Favianis, city in Riverside Noricum, 21, 33, 36, 46, 52, 72, 85, 98.
Noricum, district in Central Europe, 8, 41, n.
Noricum Mediterraneum (Noricum), 24, 65, 70, 75, 81, 105, n.
www.ccel.org /p/pearse/morefathers/severinus_04_indices.htm   (922 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Noricum NORICUM [Noricum], province of the Roman Empire.
Noricum was incorporated into the Roman Empire in 16 BC It prospered for centuries, then declined and was
After obscure migrations they were allowed (547) by Byzantine Emperor Justinian I to settle in Pannonia and Noricum (modern Hungary and E Austria).
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 Virunum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The capital of the province Noricum was the succession settlement of the Magalensberg.
Around the year AD 170 the only legion camp of the province Noricum was built in Lauriacum (Enns/Lorch).
In the north arose Noricum Ripense (bank Norikum) and in the south Noricum Mediterraneum (inland Norikum).
www.stefan-ramseier.ch /roemisch/english/roemisch/tagesbericht/2002/oesterreich/virunum.htm   (217 words)

  
 Austria: history   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Celtic tribes moved into the Eastern Alps in the 5th century BC, and it is thought that they founded the kingdom of Noricum, comprising modern central Austria and parts of Bavaria.
Raetia, Noricum and Pannonia became Roman provinces, extending the Empire's dominions as far as the Danube.
According to the only written records from the era, the Germanic tribes of the Rugii, Goths, Heruli and lastly the Langobardi (Lombards), settled in the territory and in the year 488 a part of the population of the devastated province of Noricum was forced to emigrate to Italy.
gbgm-umc.org /country_profiles/country_history.cfm?Id=206   (3536 words)

  
 Noricum - Definition up Erdmond.Com
Gold and salt were also found in considerable quantities; the plant called saliunca (the wild or Celtic nard) grew in abundance, and was used as a perfume (Pliny_the_Elder, ''Naturalis Historia'' xxi.
The Hallstatt cemeteries contained weapons and ornaments from the Bronze_age, through the period of transition, up to the fully-developed Iron_age.
In 48 B.C. they took the side of Julius_Caesar (circa 100 B.C.) in the civil war against Pompey (106 B.C. In 16 B.C., having joined with the Pannonians in invading Histria, they were defeated by Publius Silius, proconsul of Illyricum.
www.erdmond.com /Noricum.html   (585 words)

  
 Barbarian Crusade Game Report Page
Noricum has shown in their recent dealings with the treacherous League and not-so-holy church that they are capable of mounting multiple simultaneous campaigns and comming out victorious.
Accordingly Noricum forces have retributed decisively against this unprovoked attack and eradicated all known leugue positions on Delphi, suffering medium losses.
House Noricum will eventually have their revenge on the thief´s from Leugueheim, but we are even more worried by the recent attacks by the barbarians on peaceloving cities on the planets of Armenia, Moesia, Barbaricum and Sarmantia.
www.twarriors.com /gaming/efs/barbariancrusadereport.html   (4103 words)

  
 UEL - Romans in Upper Austria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In 15 BC the Roman troops conquered their trade partners, Noricum, because Germanic-Celtic mountain tribes repeatedly attacked Roman territory.
After the Romans conquered Noricum in 15AD, many things changed concerning lifestyle, landscape and politics.
The landscape was perfectionised by changing it into a civilized and culture oriented landscape, with the help of agriculture, farm animals and the extension of cities and roads.
www.ubi-erat-lupa.org /site/school_projects/LISA/work/u_austria.html   (377 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Salzburg
Christianity was introduced by individual colonists, artisans, and soldiers; St. Maximilian, Bishop of Laureacum (Lorch), is mentioned as the first martyr of Noricum during the era of the persecutions.
Although Constantine brought peace to the Church, the Romanized territory was subsequently exposed on all sides to the attacks of barbarian peoples, and the last representative of Roman civilization in Noricum was St. Severus (d.
Through Conrad the archbishops of Salzburg received the rank of legate Apostolic throughout the whole ecclesiastical province of Noricum, and therewith the dignity of cardinal.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/13411b.htm   (4497 words)

  
 Mythology of Venets
He was also the principal deity of ancient Noricum.
Alongside him, as the mother of the land, was the deity Norea.
The god of war in Noricum was Latobi.
www.angelfire.com /country/veneti/SavliVenetMythology.html   (900 words)

  
 SCC Forums -> Landless army arrives in Noricum 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Yngvar the Brave, exiled king of the northern tribes among them the Goths, arrives in Noricum 1 from Boihaeum 2.
You inhabitants of Noricum will become inhabitants of the centre of this Lordship.
There is some confusion as to which troops Yngvar has, as the player seems to be claiming 2 starting units in the original roster that have not been provided by Germania and could only be a result of misinterpreting the rule regarding faction leaders startup and applying this to a governor.
www.stratcommandcenter.com /forums/index.php?showtopic=2831   (712 words)

  
 severinus
For the citizens of Tiburnia, which is the metropolis of Noricum, compelled him to assume the preeminence of the highest priesthood.
At the same time Maximus of Noricum, of whom we have made mention above, kindled by the warmth of his faith, at midwinter, when the roads of that region are closed by the numbing cold, hastened to come to Saint Severinus.
The holy servant of God said unto him, "Do not fear the crisis which was foretold thee forty days ago" and straightway with his own hand made the sign of the cross over it; whereupon the fatal pustule vanished, to the amazement of the bystanders.
www29.homepage.villanova.edu /christopher.haas/severinus.html   (12502 words)

  
 Abebooks Search Results - Noricum
Antonio Zatta was one of the leading cartographers and publishers of the time, and his distinctive and elegant 'Atlante Novissimo' was one of the most beautifully produced of 18th century atlases.
Begründung der Römerherrschaft und antike Kultur in Noricum; Spätantike und Noricum;Frühes Christentum und seine Anfänge in Noricum;Untergang der Römerherrschaft und Wirken Sankt Severins in Noricum;Sinn der Völkerwanderung;Das rugische Königsgeschlecht und -St. Severin;Mittelmeer und Germanentum; Anmerkungen, Nachwort des Verlages.
Jahrhundert, Völkerwanderung, Römisches Reich, Provinz Noricum, Österreich, Christianisierung].
awww.abebooks.co.uk /search/sortby/3/kn/Noricum   (1294 words)

  
 Noricum from LiveJournal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I did have fun on Sunday: I got together with noricum and a friend of hers on Sunday to knit for a while, then went to the apartment of one of the people at work for a game-playing get-together (mostly Pictionary, which I enjoy and am reasonably...
Also, I've been going to parties: there was a party for a visiting speaker on Thursday and the BIAC holiday party on Saturday.
Many of the cranberries seem to have fallen off in transit, but there are some still attached to the plant.
www.ljseek.com /search/Noricum   (552 words)

  
 January 8th - St. Severinus of Noricum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Severinus was a Roman citizen who gave all his worldly goods to live for a time in the deserts of Egypt.
Severinus followed God's call to Austria, which at that time was a highway of invading barbarians, its towns plundered and beleaguered.
He gave no information as to who he was beyond his name, which indicated his high rank, and it was obvious from his manner that he was a man of scholarship and distinction.
www.talkaboutreligion.com /group/alt.religion.clergy/messages/31242.html   (1223 words)

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