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Town on the coast of ancient Caria
For the promontory in ancient geography, see Triopium promontorium.
Triopium or Triopion and Triopia (Ancient Greek: Τριόπιον and Τριοπία) was a town on the coast of ancient Caria, near ancient Cnidus. According to ancient writers Triopas was the founder of the city, and took its name after him.
- Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 61, and directory notes accompanying.
- Diodorus Siculus, Library, §5.57.5
- Diodorus Siculus, Library, §5.61.1
- Stephanus of Byzantium, Ethnica, §T636.1
- Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Roman Antiquities, §4.25
- Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.
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