in Ptol. 3.15.3
: Eth. Χαλαῖος
), town upon the coast of the Locri Ozolae, near the borders of Phocis. Leake places it at Larnáki.
Pliny erroneously calls it a town of Phocis, and says that it was situated seven miles from Delphi: it is not improbable that he confounded it with Cirrha, which is about that distance from Delphi. (Thuc. 3.101
; Hecataeus, ap. Steph. s. v.; Plin. Nat. 4.3. s. 4
; Leake, Northern Greece,
vol. ii. p. 594.)