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(01.05 MC)How did most citizens of the Byzantine Empire relate to the Roman Empire?


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lexia97

2 years ago Comment

Most citizens of the Byzantine Empire relate to the Roman Empire in a very important way, We must remebber that term 'Byzantine Empire" was coined in 19th century and for whole it's history it was called Eastern Roman Empire or Roman Empire in Latin Europe Roman-Greek Empire, it citizens depsite the fact that they were msotly greek spekaing call themselfs "Romanoi" greek word for Romans, it was term to describe all citizens of the Empire in legal term, all ofical documents were written in both greek and latin