Sites & cities that bear the name of Hippone


Today in : Algeria
First trace of activity : ca. 12th century B.C.E
Last trace of activity : ca. 7th century C.E
Recorded names : 𐤏𐤐𐤅‬𐤍, ʿpwn, Hippo Regius, Hippo, Hippona

Description : Hippo Regius (also known as Hippo or Hippone) is the ancient name of the modern city of Annaba, in Algeria. Hippo Regius was a Phoenician, Berber, and Roman city in present-day Annaba Province, Algeria. It was the locus of several early Christian councils and home to the philosopher and theologian Augustine of Hippo.

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