HALISARNA (Ἁλίσαρνα or Ἁλασάρνη), a town on the south coast on the island of Cos, near Cape Laceterium. (Strab. xiv. p.657; comp. Ross, Reisen auf den Griech. Inseln, vol. iii. p. 136, and iv. p. 22.) [L.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.