(Χαλία; Chalía). Town on the east coast of Boeotia, to be localized either north-west of Chalcis near the modern Drosia (into the 20th cent. known as τὰ Χαλία) [1. 78], or in the vicinity of Aulis [2. 215]. Involved in a territorial dispute with Chalcis: Theopompus, FGrH 115 F 211f.; dating uncertain.
1 Fossey, 77-78.
2 C. Bursian, Geogr. von Griechenland 1, 1862.
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Funke, Peter (Münster),
Brill’s New Pauly
, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry.
Consulted online on 20 May 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e231130>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510