Kyllene (Aeolis)

Kyllene (Ancient Greek: Κυλλήνη), also known as Ascanius Portus, was a port town of ancient Aeolis.[1]

Its site is tentatively located near Yenifoça, Asiatic Turkey.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 56, and directory notes accompanying.
  2. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 38°44′43″N 26°49′55″E / 38.745271°N 26.83198°E


Kyllini, Cyllene or Kyllene (ancient Greek: Κυλλήνη) may refer to:

Mount Kyllini, a mountain in Corinthia, Peloponnese, Greece

Cyllene, an oread associated with the mountain

Kyllini, Elis, a town in Elis, Greece

Cyllene (Elis), a town of ancient Elis, Greece

Kyllene (Aeolis), a town of ancient Aeolis, now in Turkey

Kastro-Kyllini, a municipal unit in Elis, Greece

Andravida-Kyllini, a municipality in Elis, Greece

Cyllene (moon), a moon of Jupiter

Cyllene (horse), a champion thoroughbred racehorse and sire

Cyllene (gastropod), a genus of sea snails

Black Sea
Central Anatolia
Eastern Anatolia


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