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Name Thyrea
Type Settlement
Scripts Θυρέα(Ancient Greek)
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Meaning & History

Thyrea was a town of Cynuria, and was fought over between ancient Argolis and ancient Laconia. According to Pausanias, Thyrea was named after a mythological figure: Thyraeos, the son of Lycaon.
Added 6/6/2016 by 86ht86ht