, Diod. 5.75
), small islands which lie off the coast of Crete to the NE.
The position is fixed by the Coast-describer at 120 stadia from Sammonium (Stadiasm.
) The Peutinger Table places at the E. of the N. extremity of Crete, an island with the unfinished name of Dion. . . .
This must be one of this group of islands, which now are called Dhionysiádhes.
See the map in Pashley's Travels.
vol. i. pp. 428, 439.)