Telmessos (Caria)

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Telmessos is also a city in Lycia, the modern Fethiye.

Telmessos or Telmessus, also Telmissos (Ancient Greek: Τελμησσός or Τελμισσός), was a city in Caria. It was called Telebehi in the Lycian language.

There was a shrine dedicated to Daphne in Telmessos.[1]


 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainHerbermann, Charles, ed. (1913). "article name needed". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton. 

Coordinates: 37°02′56″N 27°19′08″E / 37.0488°N 27.3190°E / 37.0488; 27.3190