Thyrreion (Greek: Θύρρειον) was an ancient Greek city in Acarnania.[1] When Acarnania allied itself with Philip V of Macedon against Rome in 200 BC, although it lost Leucas because of this, and the city of Thyrreion was anointed as its new capital.

Epirus in antiquity


  1. Encyclopedia of ancient Greece by Nigel Guy Wilson,2006,ISBN 0-415-97334-1,page 4

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