Naxia (Caria)

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Naxia (Ancient Greek: Ναξία) was a town of ancient Caria. It was a polis (city-state) and a member of the Delian League.[1]

Its site is tentatively located near Bağdacık, Asiatic Turkey.[2][3]


  1. ^ Mogens Herman Hansen & Thomas Heine Nielsen (2004). "Karia". An inventory of archaic and classical poleis. New York: Oxford University Press. p. 1130. ISBN 0-19-814099-1.
  2. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 61, and directory notes accompanying.
  3. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 37°33′10″N 27°39′33″E / 37.552756°N 27.659145°E / 37.552756; 27.659145