- an ancient city of Caria, in SW Asia Minor: site of the Mausoleum, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
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- of or relating to the ancient Greek city of Halicarnassus
- a Greek colony on the SW coast of Asia Minor: one of the major Hellenistic cities