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Biggest Cities of Europe in 700 AD with a Map

With the help of a map, can you name the 70 most populous cities in Europe with an estimated population of over 3,000 in 700 AD?
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Population figures are based off this dataset by Dr. E. Buringh.
Both historical and modern-day names accepted.
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Population
Cities
Country
240k
Constantinople
(Istanbul)
Byzantine Empire
50k
Thessalonica
(Thessaloniki)
Byzantine Empire
44k
Roma
(Rome)
Byzantine Empire
21k
Mediolanum
(Milan)
Lombard Kingdom
18k
Corduba
(Córdoba)
Visigothic Kingdom
15k
Olisipo
(Lisbon)
Visigothic Kingdom
12k
Ravenna
Byzantine Empire
11k
Augusta Emerita
(Mérida)
Visigothic Kingdom
11k
Hispalis
(Seville)
Visigothic Kingdom
10k
Malaca
(Málaga)
Visigothic Kingdom
10k
Portus Cale
(Porto)
Visigothic Kingdom
10k
Toletum
(Toledo)
Visigothic Kingdom
9k
Athênai
(Athens)
Byzantine Empire
8k
Neapolis
(Naples)
Byzantine Empire
7k
Genua
(Genoa)
Lombard Kingdom
5k
Adrianople
(Edirne)
Byzantine Empire
5k
Asta Regia
(Jerez de la Frontera)
Visigothic Kingdom
5k
Augusta Treverorum
(Trier)
Francia
5k
Burdigala
(Bordeaux)
Aquitaine
5k
Civitas Turonum
(Tours)
Francia
5k
Durocortorum
(Reims)
Francia
5k
Larisa
(Larissa)
Byzantine Empire
5k
Lugdunum
(Lyon)
Francia
5k
Massilia
(Marseille)
Francia
Population
Cities
Country
5k
Messène
(Messina)
Byzantine Empire
5k
Panormus
(Palermo)
Byzantine Empire
5k
Philippopolis
(Plovdiv)
Byzantine Empire
5k
Rotomagus
(Rouen)
Francia
5k
Selymnos
(Sliven)
Byzantine Empire
5k
Verona
Lombard Kingdom
4k
Arelat
(Arles)
Francia
4k
Bracara Augusta
(Braga)
Visigothic Kingdom
4k
Drepanum
(Trapani)
Byzantine Empire
4k
Dyrrhachion
(Durrës)
Byzantine Empire
4k
Mettis
(Metz)
Francia
4k
Narbo
(Narbonne)
Visigothic Kingdom
4k
Pyrgos
(Burgas)
Byzantine Empire
4k
Regium Lepidi
(Reggio Emilia)
Lombard Kingdom
4k
Scodra
(Shkodër)
Serbia
4k
Senones
(Sens)
Francia
4k
Serdonpolis
(Sofia)
Byzantine Empire
4k
Syrakoúses
(Syracuse)
Byzantine Empire
4k
Tarraco
(Tarragona)
Visigothic Kingdom
4k
Theodosia
(Feodosia)
Khazaria
4k
Vienna
(Vienne)
Francia
3k
Agrigentum
(Agrigento)
Byzantine Empire
3k
Amalphia
(Amalfi)
Byzantine Empire
Population
Cities
Country
3k
Ancona
Byzantine Empire
3k
Astigi
(Écija)
Visigothic Kingdom
3k
Aurgi
(Jaén)
Visigothic Kingdom
3k
Bononia
(Bologna)
Byzantine Empire
3k
Carthago Nova
(Cartagena)
Visigothic Kingdom
3k
Castra Legionis
(León)
Visigothic Kingdom
3k
Chios
Byzantine Empire
3k
Colonia
(Cologne)
Francia
3k
Hamwic
(Southampton)
Westseaxe
3k
Heraklion
Byzantine Empire
3k
Ioannina
Byzantine Empire
3k
Katáni
(Catania)
Byzantine Empire
3k
Lundenwic
(London)
Middelseaxe
3k
Mantua
Lombard Kingdom
3k
Nemausus
(Nîmes)
Visigothic Kingdom
3k
Papia
(Pavia)
Lombard Kingdom
3k
Parisius
(Paris)
Francia
3k
Shumen
Bulgaria
3k
Silvium
(Gravina in Puglia)
Beneventum
3k
Tarentum
(Taranto)
Beneventum
3k
Tavira
Visigothic Kingdom
3k
Tolosa
(Toulouse)
Aquitaine
3k
Venetiae
(Venice)
Byzantine Empire
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