a town of Moesia (Theophyl. Simocat. 1.8), which was ravaged by the Avars in their wars with the emperor Maurice (Le Beau, Bas Empire,
vol. x. pp. 248, 369). Schafarik (Slav. Alt.
vol. ii. p. 158) has fixed the site at the ruins of. Dikelrick
upon the Danube.