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AUGUSTA (Eth. Augustanus, Steph. B. sub voce Αὔγουστα), a Cilician town, in the interior. (Plin. Nat. 5.27.) The name shows that it was either founded under the patronage of some Roman emperor, or a new Roman name was given to an old place. Ptolemy places this town in a district named Bryelice.


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    • Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia, 5.27
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