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Kasossos (Ancient Greek: Κασωσσος) was a town of ancient Caria. It evidently contained an important temple or sanctuary that was shown favour by the Hecatomnids when they ruled Caria.[1] Its townspeople appear in ancient inscriptions recovered in Caria.[2]

Its site is located near Ulaş, Asiatic Turkey.[3][4]


  1. ^ The Cambridge Ancient History (2nd ed.). Cambridge University Press. 2008. p. 229. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  2. ^ https://inscriptions.packhum.org/search?patt=%CE%BA%CE%B1%CF%83%CF%89%CF%83%CF%83
  3. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 61, and directory notes accompanying.
  4. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 37°13′49″N 27°48′45″E / 37.230248°N 27.812491°E / 37.230248; 27.812491