Laodicea (Mesopotamia)

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Laodicea (Greek: Λαοδίκεια) (Kurdish: Nehawend / نەهاوەند) ; also transliterated as Laodikeia or Laodiceia was a Hellenistic city in Mesopotamia. Pliny (vi. 30) places Laodicea along with Seleucia and Artemita. Laodicea's precise location is unknown, but it is in modern-day Iran.

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