Tlos (Caria)

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Tlos (Ancient Greek: Τλῶς),[1] also known as Gelos, was a town of ancient Caria. The town name does not appear in ancient writers but is inferred from epigraphic evidence.[2]

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


  1. ^ Stephanus of Byzantium, Ethnica, T627.1
  2. ^ a b 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: 36°36′07″N 28°04′37″E / 36.601967°N 28.077022°E / 36.601967; 28.077022