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Xenagorou nesoi
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(Ξεναγόρου νῆσοι/Xenagórou nêsoi). Island group off the western coast of Lycia: the rocky islands of Sıçan (Byzantine Ochentres) and Yılan (Byzantine Dragonēsi) outside the bay of Kalkan between the island of Roge (Byzantine Rhō) and Patara (Stadiasmus maris magni 245 f.). According to Plin. HN 5,131 (Xenagora VIII) further islands could be meant by XN.

Bibliography

A. Delatte, Les Portulans grecs, 1947, 183, 254

F. Hild, H. Hellenkemper, in: TIB 8 (Lykien und Pamphylien), 2004

H. Treidler, s. v. X. n., RE 9 A, 1417.

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Hild, Friedrich (Vienna), “Xenagorou nesoi”, 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 28 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e12212350>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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