Leben (Ancient Greek: Λέβην) or Lebena (Λέβηνα) or Lebene (Λεβήνη) was a maritime town of ancient Crete, a harbour of Gortyna, about 70 stadia inland. It possessed a temple of Asclepius, of great celebrity. In the Peutinger Table its name appears as Ledena. According to the Stadiasmus Maris Magni, it had a harbour and was located 270 stadia from Biannus and 50 stadia from Halas.
- Strabo. Geographica. x. p. 478. Page numbers refer to those of Isaac Casaubon's edition.
- Ptolemy. The Geography. 3.17.4.
- Stadiasmus Maris Magni §§ 321-322.
- Pliny. Naturalis Historia. 4.12.
- Pausanias. Description of Greece. 2.26.7.
- Philostrat. Vit. Apollon. 9.11.
- Peut. Tab.
- Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 60, and directory notes accompanying.
- Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.
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