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Cities Founded by the Roman Empire with a Map

With the help of a map, can you name all these modern-day cities and towns that were founded by the Romans?
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Map portrays the empire in 117 AD (partially).
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Founded
City
753 BC
Rome
(Roma)
273 BC
Orbetello
(Cosa)
268 BC
Rimini
(Ariminum)
220 BC
Belluno
(Belum)
218 BC
Piacenza
(Placentia)
218 BC
Tarragona
(Tarraco)
206 BC
Santiponce
(Italica)
3rd c. BC
Monza
(Modoetia)
197 BC
Salerno
(Salernum)
189 BC
Bologna
(Bononia)
188 BC
Forli
(Forum Livii)
187 BC
Reggio Emilia
(Regium Lepidi)
181 BC
Aquileia
169 BC
Córdoba
(Corduba)
168 BC
Kotor
(Ascrivium)
138 BC
Valencia
(Valentia Edetanorum)
138 BC
Santarém
(Scalabis)
136 BC
Póvoa de Varzim
(Villa Euracini)
123 BC
Palma de Mallorca
(Palma)
118 BC
Narbonne
(Narbo Martius)
2nd c. BC
Massa
2nd c. BC
Pistoia
(Pistoria)
95 BC
Duratón
(Confloenta)
77 BC
Girona
(Gerunda)
74 BC
Pamplona
(Pompaelo)
73 BC
Niš
(Naissus)
62 BC
A Coruña
(Brigantium)
59 BC
Florence
(Florentia)
58 BC
Besançon
(Vesontio)
52 BC
Paris
(Lutetia Parisiorum)
50 BC
Tongeren
(Atuatuca Tungrorum)
49 BC
Seville
(Hispalis)
44 BC
Augst
(Augusta Raurica)
44 BC
Nyon
(Noviodunum)
43 BC
Lyon
(Lugdunum)
35 BC
Sisak
(Siscia)
30 BC
Slavonski Brod
(Marsonia)
30 BC
Trier
(Augusta Treverorum)
c. 29 BC
León
(Castra Legionis)
28 BC
Turin
(Augusta Taurinorum)
27 BC
Sofia
(Serdica)
25 BC
Aosta
(Augusta Praetoria Salassorum)
25 BC
Cáceres
(Norba Caesarina)
25 BC
Lugo
(Lucus Augusta)
25 BC
Mérida
(Emerita Augusta)
c. 25 BC
Caesarea
20 BC
Braga
(Bracara Augusta)
16 BC
Neuss
(Novaesium)
15 BC
Astorga
(Asturica Augusta)
15 BC
Augsburg
(Augusta Vindelicorum)
15 BC
Bolzano
(Pons Drusi)
15 BC
Salzburg
(Iuvavum)
15 BC
Wels
(Ovilava)
15 BC
Xanten
(Colonia Ulpia Traiana)
15 BC
Zurich
(Turicum)
14 BC
Sremska Mitrovica
(Sirmium)
14 BC
Straubing
(Sorviodurum)
Founded
City
14 BC
Worms
(Borbetomagus)
14 BC
Zaragoza
(Caesaraugusta)
13/12 BC
Mainz
(Mogontiacum)
12 BC
Strasbourg
(Argentoratum)
11 BC
Bonn
(Bonna)
10 BC
Speyer
(Noviomagus)
9 BC
Koblenz
(Castellum apud Confluentes)
1st c. BC
Amiens
(Ambianum)
1st c. BC
Ávila
(Abila)
1st c. BC
Barcelona
(Barcino)
1st c. BC
Beauvais
(Caesaromagus)
1st c. BC
Lausanne
(Lousanna)
1st c. BC
Metz
(Divodurum)
1st c. BC
Nijmegen
(Ulpia Noviomagus Batavorum)
6 AD
Remagen
(Rigomagus)
6 AD
Wiesbaden
(Aquae Mattiacorum)
9 AD
Osijek
(Mursa)
15 AD
Ljubljana
(Emona)
15 AD
Windisch
(Vindonissa)
16 AD
Avenches
(Aventicum)
39 AD
Valkenburg
(Praetorium Agrippinae)
40 AD
Ladenburg
(Lopodunum)
41 AD
Katwijk
(Lugdunum Batavorum)
42 AD
Čitluk
(Aequum)
43 AD
Alphen aan den Rijn
(Albanianis)
43 AD
Canterbury
(Durovernum Cantiacorum)
c. 43 AD
Colchester
(Camulodunum)
43 AD
London
(Londinium)
43 AD
Reculver
(Regulbium)
43 AD
Richborough
(Rutupiae)
43 AD
Woerden
(Lauri)
46 AD
Kostolac
(Viminacium)
47 AD
Leiden
(Matilo)
47 AD
Utrecht
(Traiectum)
47 AD
Voorburg
(Forum Hadriani)
47 AD
Zwammerdam
(Nigrum Pullum)
48 AD
Lincoln
(Lindum)
50 AD
Cologne
(Colonia Agrippina)
50 AD
Doncaster
(Danum)
50 AD
Dover
(Dubris)
50 AD
Dunstable
(Durocobrivis)
50 AD
Leicester
(Ratae Corieltauvorum)
50 AD
St Albans
(Verulamium)
50 AD
Swindon
(Durocornovium)
50 AD
Wall
(Letocetum)
52 AD
Whitchurch
(Mediolanum)
55 AD
Exeter
(Isca Dumnoniorum)
55 AD
Monmouth
(Blestium)
58 AD
Wroxeter
(Viroconium Cornoviorum)
60 AD
Bath
(Aquae Sulis)
60 AD
Dorchester
(Durnovaria)
60 AD
Ilchester
(Lindinis)
60 AD
Mosonmagyaróvár
(Ad Flexum)
70 AD
Cambridge
(Duroliponte)
70 AD
Chester-le-Street
(Concangis)
70 AD
Cirencester
(Corinium Dobunnorum)
70 AD
Northwich
(Condate)
Founded
City
70 AD
Silchester
(Calleva Atrebatum)
70 AD
Southampton
(Clausentum)
70 AD
Winchester
(Venta Belgarum)
71 AD
York
(Eboracum)
72 AD
Carlisle
(Luguvalium)
73 AD
Rottweil
(Arae Flaviae)
74 AD
Caerleon
(Isca Augusta)
74 AD
Castleford
(Lagentium)
75 AD
Caerwent
(Venta Silurum)
75 AD
Carmarthen
(Moridunum)
79 AD
Binchester
(Vinovia)
79 AD
Chester
(Deva Victrix)
79 AD
Ilkley
(Olicana)
79 AD
Manchester
(Mamucium)
80 AD
Musselburgh
(?)
83 AD / c. 1st c. AD
Frankfurt am Main
(Bonames / Nida)
85 AD
Bratislava
(Gerulata)
85 AD
Corbridge
(Coria)
89 AD
Vienna
(Vindobona)
90 AD
Stuttgart
(Cannstatt Castrum)
90 AD
Weißenburg in Bayern
(Biriciana)
97 AD
Gloucester
(Glevum)
98 AD
Heidelberg
(Traiectum ad Nicrem)
98 AD
Rottenburg am Neckar
(Sumelocenna)
1st c. AD
Aachen
(Aquae Granni)
1st c. AD
Alcala de Henares
(Complutum)
1st c. AD
Baden
(Aquae Helveticae)
1st c. AD
Boulogne-sur-Mer
(Gesoriacum)
1st c. AD
Coimbra
(Aeminium)
1st c. AD
Cowbridge
(Bovium)
1st c. AD
Heerlen
(Coriovallum)
1st c. AD
Leeds
(Burgodunum)
1st c. AD
Linz
(Lentia)
1st c. AD
Lympne
(Portus Lemanis)
1st c. AD
Maastricht
(Traiectum as Mosam)
1st c. AD
Passau
(Castra Batavar)
1st c. AD
Pula
(Pola)
1st c. AD
Santander
(Portus Victoriae Iuliobrigensium)
1st c. AD
Solin
(Salona)
1st c. AD
Towcester
(Lactodurum)
1st c. AD
Vinkovci
(Cibalae)
1st c. AD
Zagreb
(Andautonia)
103 AD
Budapest
(partially - Aquincum)
107 AD
Alba Iulia
(Apulum)
120 AD
Godmanchester
(Durovigutum)
120 AD
Newcastle upon Tyne
(Pons Aelius)
125 AD
Edirne
(Hadrianopolis)
150 AD
Aalen
(Ala)
179 AD
Regensburg
(Castra Regina)
2nd c. AD
Prizren
(Theranda)
2nd c. AD
Tlemcen
(Pomaria)
2nd c. AD
Szeged
(Partiscum)
210 AD
Baden-Baden
(Aurelia Aquensis)
273 AD
Orléans
(Urbs Aurelianorum)
330 AD
Istanbul
(Constantinopolis)
421 AD
Venice
(Venetiae)
7th c. AD
Dubrovnik
(Ragusium)
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