Atarneus sub Pitanem

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Atarneus (Ancient Greek: Ἀταρνεύς), called Atarneus sub Pitanem to distinguish it from the other city of the name, was a town of ancient Aeolis near Pitane.[1]

Its site is located near Gavurgör, Asiatic Turkey.[2][3]


  1. ^ Strabo. Geographica. Vol. p. 614. Page numbers refer to those of Isaac Casaubon's edition.
  2. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 56, and directory notes accompanying.
  3. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1854–1857). "Atarneus". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography. London: John Murray.

Coordinates: 38°55′42″N 26°51′35″E / 38.928313°N 26.85959°E / 38.928313; 26.85959