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CARIA (Region) Ancient Greek
Caria was an ancient province near the Aegean Sea in Asia Minor.
CYTHERA (Settlement & Island) Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Greek Κύθηρα (Kythera)
, the name of an island of Greece, as well as an ancient town on the island. In Greek mythology, Cythera was the birthplace of the goddess Aphrodite, being the island to which she first arrived after emerging from the sea, and the source of her epithet Kythereia
PHOENICE (Settlement) Ancient Greek
Phoenice or Phoenike
was an ancient Greek city in Epirus and capital of the Chaonians.45
It was also the location of the Treaty of Phoenice which ended the First Macedonian War,6
as well as one of the wealthiest cities in Epirus until the Roman conquest.... [more]
SERDICA (Settlement) Ancient Greek
Latin and Ancient Greek name for the Bulgarian city now known as SOFIA
. Named after the Celtic tribe Serdi