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Greek & Roman Geography (ed. William Smith)


PAKTYI (Ancient city) TURKEY
Pactye (Paktue, Herod. vi. 36; Strab. vii. p. 331), a town of the Thracian Chersonese, on the coast of the Propontis, 36 stadia from Cardia, whither Alcibiades retired after the Athenians had for the second time deprived him of the command. (Diod. xxii. 74; Nepos, Alc. 7; cf. Plin. iv. 18; Scyl. p. 28.) Perhaps St. George.

Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities


A town in the Thracian Chersonesus, on the Propontis, to which Alcibiades retired when he was banished by the Athenians, B.C. 407.

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