- The, a region in NW Asia Minor surrounding ancient Troy.
Also called Tro·as [troh-as] /ˈtroʊ æs/.
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Troas is the district in northwest Asia Minor in which was located the city of Troy.English Narrative Poems
From Troas he proceeded to Philippi, and for exactly the same reason.
Troas was a very fitting place in which this vision should appear.
The ship in which he was travelling left Troas early in the morning.
Finding no relief from his troubles he went to Troas and then across to Macedonia.A Brief Bible History
James Oscar Boyd
- the region of NW Asia Minor surrounding the ancient city of TroyAlso called: the Troad (ˈtrəʊæd)