（Κορακήσιον). A very strong city of Cilicia Aspera, on the
borders of Pamphylia, standing upon a steep rock, and possessing a good harbour. It was the
only place in Cilicia that offered a successful resistance to Alexander the Great.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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