Tynna

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Tynna (Ancient Greek: Τύννα), possibly also known as Dana, was a town of ancient Cataonia or of southern Cappadocia mentioned by Ptolemy.[1] It was located in the neighbourhood of Faustinopolis, and inhabited through Roman times.[2]

Its site is located near Zeyve, Porsuk, Asiatic Turkey.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ptolemy. The Geography. 5.7.7.
  2. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 66, and directory notes accompanying.
  3. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1854–1857). "Tynna". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography. London: John Murray.

Coordinates: 37°31′15″N 34°33′51″E / 37.520926°N 34.564162°E / 37.520926; 34.564162