(“Elaious”) S Albania.
as an inland Chaonian town by Ptolemy (3.14). It is the
only place in the Drin valley where olives are grown and
the ancient name means “olive town.” There are remains
of a circuit wall ca. 1400 m long on a low ridge and of
a temple where the Musllm monastery now stands.
N.G.L. Hammond, Epirus