BATA (Βάτα), a village and harbour in Sarmatia Asiatica, on the Euxine, 400 stadia S. of Sinda, and near the mouth of the river Psychrus. (Strab. xi. p.496; Ptol. 5.9.8.) [P.S]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.