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Passala (Ancient Greek: Πάσσαλα) was a town of ancient Caria. Stephanus of Byzantium wrote that it belonged to the city of Milas.[1]

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


  1. ^ Stephanus of Byzantium, Ethnica, §P509.16
  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°15′01″N 27°38′59″E / 37.250317°N 27.649641°E / 37.250317; 27.649641