Arima (Cilicia)

Arima, also called Krine, was a town of ancient Cilicia, on the coast east of Seleucia ad Calycadnum.[1] Arima was noted in Greek Mythology in connection with Typhon and Arima, couch of Typhoeus.

Its site is tentatively located near Narlıkuyu in Asiatic Turkey.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 66, and directory notes accompanying.
  2. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 36°26′29″N 34°06′52″E / 36.441276°N 34.114347°E

Arima (disambiguation)

Arima is a borough and town in eastern Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago.

Arima may also refer to:

Arima (genus), a genus of leaf beetles (subfamily Galerucinae)

Arima, a synonym for the moth genus Spargania

Arima Computer Corporation, a Taiwanese computer hardware manufacturer

Arima Kinen, horse race in Japan

Arima Onsen, a hot springs resort area in Kobe, Japan

Arima, a place where, according to Hesiod, Echidna dwells

Arima (Cilicia), a town of ancient Cilicia, now in Turkey

Arima, Syria, a village in the Aleppo Governorate in Syria

Black Sea
Central Anatolia
Eastern Anatolia

This page is based on a Wikipedia article written by authors (here).
Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license; additional terms may apply.
Images, videos and audio are available under their respective licenses.