), a town of Phrygia, which is mentioned only in the ecclesiastical writers as situated in Phrygia Salutaris, on the south-east of Cotyaeum. (Hierocl. p. 677; Socrat. Hist. Eccles.
3.15; Sozomen, 5.11; Constant. Porphyr. de Them.
1.4.) Some believe that the ruins near Dovaslán
(commonly called Doganlu
), of which Fellows heard (Discov. in Lycia,
p. 134, &c.), belong to Merus. (Comp. Leake, Asia Minor,
p. 24, &c.) [L.S
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