（Γόρδιον, also Γορδίειον). The ancient capital of Phrygia, situated on the Sangarius; the royal
residence of the kings of the dynasty of Gordius, and the scene of Alexander's celebrated
exploit of cutting the Gordian knot. See Gordius.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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