NEANISSUS (Νεανισσός or Νανεσσός), a town in Armenia Minor, on the south. east of Phreata, and between this latter town and Diocaesareia. (Ptol. 5.6.14.) No further particulars are known about the place. [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.