latin: praefectura praetorio

greek: ἐπαρχότης τῶν πραιτωρίων or ὑπαρχία τῶν πραιτωρίων


Prefercture (praetorian prefercture) originated in the reigne of Constantien I and his administrative reforms. Survived until the 7th centurary (reigne of emperor Iraclius).

Praetorian Prefecture of the Orient

Praetorian Prefecture of Illyricum

Praetorian Prefecture of Gaul

Praetorian Prefecture of Italy



This page is part of the project LABedia: Еncyclopedia of Late Antique Balkans, 4th-5th c.,
financed by the National Science Fund, contract КП-06-Н30/6, 13.12.2018