TYRI´TAE (Τυρῖται, Hdt. 4.51), certain Greeks settled at the mouth of the Tyras, probably Milesians who built the town of that name. [T.H.D]
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.