Nora (Ancient Greek: τὰ Νῶρα) was a mountain fortress and town of ancient Cappadocia, on the frontiers of Lycaonia. Located at the foot of Mount Taurus, in which Eumenes was for a whole winter besieged by Antigonus (321 BCE). In Strabo's time it was called Neroassus or Neroassos (Νηροασσός), and served as a treasury to Sicinus, who was striving to obtain the sovereignty of Cappadocia.
- Diodorus Siculus. Bibliotheca historica (Historical Library). 18.41.
- Plutarch, Eum. 10; Corn. Nep. Eum. 5.
- Strabo. Geographica. xii. p. 537. Page numbers refer to those of Isaac Casaubon's edition.
- Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 63, and directory notes accompanying.
- Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.
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