- an ancient country in NW Asia Minor.
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Examples from the Web for mysia
To reach Abydos, the route was north, through the province of Mysia.Xerxes
It would seem, too, that they had lost their hold upon Mysia and the far west.The Hittites</p>
A. H. Sayce
Astyra also, the village near Adramyttium, is said to belong to Mysia.
But when they were come to the land the people of Mysia entertained them with hospitality.Stories of the Old world
Alfred John Church
And when they had passed through Mysia, they went down to Troas.
- an ancient region in the NW corner of Asia Minor
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