Clitae (Bithynia)

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Clitae or Kleitai (Ancient Greek: Κλειταί) was a town in the interior of Bithynia (or Paphlagonia), mentioned by Ptolemy.[1] It lay east of the Parthenius River.

The site of Clitae is unknown.


  1. ^ Ptolemy. The Geography. Vol. 5.1.

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