Sura (Lycia)

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Sura or Soura (Ancient Greek: Σούρα) was a town of ancient Lycia, noted for its oracle of Apollo.[1]

Its site is located near Yuva Koyu in modern Asiatic Turkey.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pliny. Naturalis Historia. 32.8.
  2. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 65, and directory notes accompanying.
  3. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 36°14′42″N 29°56′38″E / 36.244938°N 29.944004°E / 36.244938; 29.944004