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Tymnos (Ancient Greek: Τύμνος) was a town of the Rhodian Peraea in ancient Caria, located on the bay Thymnias, which formed its harbour.[1] It was a member of the Delian League.[2]

Its site is located near Bozburun, Asiatic Turkey.[3][4]


  1. ^ Stillwell, Richard; MacDonald, William L.; McAllister, Marian Holland, eds. (1976). "Tymnos". The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites. Princeton University Press.
  2. ^ Athenian Tribute Lists, §271
  3. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 61, and directory notes accompanying.
  4. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 36°41′26″N 28°03′44″E / 36.690466°N 28.062243°E / 36.690466; 28.062243