Ancient History Competition 39

Philippi, Alexandria, Laodicea. All of these cities were named after prominent Macedonians. Do you know a city that was named after a much earlier Athenian?

Economic historian and numismatic consultant


  1. Ancient or modern city?
    A wild guess:
    Solon in Ohio!

  2. You are very close but we are looking for an ancient city.

  3. Soloi in Cyprus.

  4. Exactly!

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