Neapolis (Caria)

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Neapolis (Ancient Greek: Νεάπολις), was a coastal town of ancient Caria, near Myndus, to which it may have been the successor settlement.[1][2] Some scholars place it at Karyanda.[3][4]


  1. ^ Pomponius Mela. De situ orbis. Vol. 1.16.
  2. ^ Pliny. Naturalis Historia. Vol. 5.29.
  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.

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

Coordinates: 37°07′35″N 27°22′41″E / 37.1263°N 27.378°E / 37.1263; 27.378