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Dasmenda (Ancient Greek: Δασμένδα), possibly also known as Dasmendron, was a town of ancient Cappadocia, inhabited through Roman and Byzantine times.[1]

Its site is located near Ovacık, Asiatic Turkey.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 63, and directory notes accompanying.
  2. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

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

Coordinates: 38°06′10″N 34°43′33″E / 38.1026805°N 34.7258565°E / 38.1026805; 34.7258565