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Tymnus
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[German version]

(Τύμνος; Týmnos). Port in Caria (Steph. Byz. s. v. Τ.; Cares) on the western coast of the Bozburun peninsula, modern Bozburun. T. was part of the Rhodian Peraia. Inscriptions survive, including some relating to sacred law [1. no. 201], as do a number of ruins.

Bibliography

1 W. Blümel, Die Inschriften der rhodischen Peraia (IK 38), 1991, 63-74.

P. M. Fraser, G. E. Bean, The Rhodian Peraea and Islands, 1954, 61 f. 

W. Ruge, s. v. T., RE 7 A, 1748 f. 

Zgusta, Nr. 1384, Nr. 4.

Cite this page
Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg), “Tymnus”, in: 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 22 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1223570>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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