Sentence Examples with the word Attalia

Of these, one may note for their later celebrity Philadelphia in Lydia and Attalia on the Pamphylian coast.

Kaikhosrau, therefore, took in 1207 from the Italian Aldobrandini the important harbour of Attalia (Adalia); but his conquests in this direction were put an end to by his attack upon Lascaris, for in the battle that ensued he perished in single combat with his royal antagonist (1211).

Originally the port of Perga, Attalia eclipsed the old Pamphylian capital in early Christian times and became the metropolis.