Cartographica Neerlandica Topographical names for Ortelius Map No. 216


Oceans, Seas, Bays, Gulfs, Straights, Capes

Quadrant Text
B3  Acanas|prom.
C3, B3  AEGYPTIA:CVM MARE [according to] Ptolemęo,quod et|AVSTRI:NVM [according to] Straboni.
D3  Ammochostus|prom.Pedali:|um nonnullis.
E2  Argennum|prom.
B1, C2  Callinusa|prom.
C1, D1  Chersonesus prom.
C2  CILICIAE FRETVM [according to] Ptol.|CILICINVS SINVS [according to] Orosio
D2  Clides pro.
C1  Coela Euboeę.
C2  Cromium|prom.
C3  Curias|prom.
C3  Dades|prom.
D2  Dinare:|tum pro.
B1, B1  Draconon|prom.
B1, A1  Drepanum prom.
B3  Drepanum|prom.
C1, C2  EVBOICVM Mare.
E1  Fretum Mycales.
D2  Issicus|sinus.
E3  Mania prom.|Malia fortč [according to] Straboni.
A3  Melęna|prom.
A3  Mylantia pro.
D1  Myrtoi|maris|pars.
C1, B1  OETEVS qui et OPVNTIVS Sinus.
D2  Olympus|prom.
B1  PAMPHI|LIVM MA|RE.
A2  Panos|prom.
B1  Pelasgicus sin.
C1  Phalasia prom.
B3  Phruri:|um prom.
B3  Prom.unde proi:|cciuntur qui|Apollinis aram|attigerunt. [Cape from where those proceed who intend to reach the altar of Apollo.]
B1  Samium|fretum.
D2, D3  SYRIACVM|MARE.
B3  Zephyria|prom.

Textblocks

Quadrant Text
D3  Cypri insulę incognitę positionis [Places of uncertain location on the isle of Cyprus.]
E2  Incertę posi:|tionis. [Places of uncertain location]
E1  Incertę positionis. [Places of uncertain location]
A2  incognitę po:|sitionis. [of uncertain location]
A3  lo:|ca incogni:|ti situs. [places of uncertain location.]
B1  Loca Euboeę,quorum situs ignoratur. (C1) [Places of unknown location on Euboea.]
B1  Loca in Delo|uspiam [Places somwhere on Delos island.] # [end of Ort 216a; now follows Ort 216b again:]
A1  Loca incertę positionis,
E3  situs incertus [place of uncertain location]

Placenames

Quadrant Text
A2  Achaia.
D2  Acheorum|littus.
C1  Adep:|sus [in 1601 changed into:] Ędep:sus.
E2  Aegirus.
C2  Aepeia,et Soloe.
C1  Aethio:|pium.
E2  Agameda.
C2  Agidos.
C1  Amar’nthas.
C3  Amathus [added in 1592]
D1  Ampelus|prom.
D1  Andros
C1  Anthedon.
E2  Antissa.
D2, C2  Aphrodisium
A3  Apollinis fa:|num.
A1  Apollinis|fanum.
E1, E2  Apollinis|Sminthy.
C1  Arethusa.
B3  Arsinoe
B3  Arsinoe
D2  Arsinoe.
C2  Artemidis|fanum.
C1  Artemisium, [according to] Plut.
C1  Artemysum| [according to] Pliny.
C1  Atalante|nesi:|um.
C1  Athenę
B3  Bosura.
B3  Cacobasi|lea.
C1  Cale Acte
A3, A2  Cam’rus
C1  Canethum.
D1  Cantharius prom.
D1, C1  Caphareus
E1  Careßus.
D2  Carpasia.
D1, E1  Carthęa.
C1, D1  Car’stus.
C1, B1  Cenęum prom.
C1  Cerinthus.
C2  Ceronia,Ce:|rineum [according to] Pli:|ny videtur.
C1  Chal:|cis.
C1  Cherronesus
A3  Chios.
D2, C2  Chytrus.
C3  Citium,an|Cyttium|quoque.
B1  Cnemides.
E3  Cornu.
A2  Crete:|nia.
B3  Curium an Carium,|quoque et Curidium.
C1, C2  Cynosura
B3  Cythera
A3  Delphinium.
C1  Dium.
C1  Drymus.
C1  Eretria
E2  Ereßus
D1, D2  Gaureleon portus|qui et Gaurum. (C1) (C2)
D1, C1  Geręstus
D2  Golgi.
C1  Hellopia.
E3  Hephęstias
B3  Hierocepia
A2  Histi statio.
C1  Horeus,Oreum,quod fortč|Oropus,et Orobię.
A2  Iasysus|pagus. (A3) [pagus removed in 1624]
C3  Idalium.
A2  Inus
C2, C3  isidis templum.
C1  Italica.
E1, E2  Iulis
E1  Iunonium|sacrum [changed in 1592 to:] Iunonis|sacrum.
E2  Ißa.
C2  Lapithus.
E1  Laura.
C2, D2  Leon prom.Leuce|Acte uidetur Strab.
D3  Leucola|portus
C2, C3  Leuteon,et|Ledron.
C2  Limenia.
A2  Lindus.
C2  Macaria
E2, E3  Maloientis|Apollinis.
C3  Marium.
C1  Marma:|rium.
E2  Methymna.
E2  Mit’le:|ne.
A2  Mna: [colon added in 1624] |syrium.
E3  Myrina.
E2  Nape.
E1  Neptuni|templum.
A3  Notium
A1  Nouę Athenę/Hadrianę.
C1  ocham.
A2  Ochy:|roma.
C1  Oechalia.
C3  Palęa
B3  Paphos antiqua|quę Er’thra|olim.
B3  Paphos|noua.
C1  Petalia
A3  Phanęa prom.
A2  Physcus
A3  Posidium
E1  Posidonium|prom.
E2  Pyrrha.
A2  Rhodus. [removed in 1601:],quę et Ia:|lysus.
D2  Salamis,|que et Co:|ronia,item|Constantia.
E1  Samos.
C2, C3  Satrachus. (B2) (B3)
C1  Scyros.
E2  Singrium|prom.
C1  Styra
D2, C2  Tamaßus.
C1  Taminę
A2  THoantium.
C3  Throni ciuitas,|et prom.
C2  Tremithus.
B3  Treta.
D3  Veneri sa:|cer collis
D2  Veneris fan.
C2  Veneris tem:|plum.
B3  Veneris|templum

Places of uncertain location

Quadrant Text
B1  Acontius [mountain]
D3  Acra [city.]
D3  Acragas [city.]
C1  Aegę (B1) [Insula]
B1  Aegę [urbs]
D3  Alcathi villa [city.] [added in 1601]
D3  Alexandria [city.]
E1  Amphilysus,
D3  Aoius mons [mountain.]
D3  Aous flu. [river.]
C2, B1  Argura
E2  Arisba [city]
B1  Artemisium.
D3  Asine [city.]
D3  Asphax [tribe]
E1  Ast’palę,
E1  Aßorus,
C2, B1  Bouis aula.
E3  Brysa [cape]
A3  Carides.
D3  Cephalus [city.] [added in 1601]
D3  Cerbia [city.]
E1  Cercetius,
A3  Chelippus|mons.
E1  Chesias,
E1  Chesius,
B1  Chios [urbs]
E3  Chr’sa. [island]
E2  Cillęum
D3  Cin’ria [city.]
E2  Ciraua [city]
A3  Coeoloesi,
B1  Cot’leum [mountain]
E2  Creon [mountain]
D3  Cresium [city.]
D3  Cresium [city.]
D3  Cyrenia,nisi|sit Ceronia [city.]
B1  Cyrus [urbs]
C2, B1  Delium.
B1  Diacria [mountain]
D3  Dionia [city.]
B1  Dirphos [mountain]
B1  Dystos [urbs]
E1  Echias, [city]
D3  Elmęus
C1  Elymnium. (B1) (C2) [Insula]
D3  Epidarum [city.]
D3  Erysthia [city.]
E3  Euboea [place]
C1  Garga (B1) [fons]
D3  gerandrum [city.]
E2  Geren [city]
E1  Gigarto,
E1  Gorgia,
C1  Gortie (B1) [Gens]
A3  Helene|fons, [added in 1592]
E3  Hermęum [mountain]
E2  Hiera [city]
E2  Hyperdexium [country]
A2  Ineßa fons,
E1  Ipnus,
E1  Ipnusia,
D3  Lacedęmon [city.]
E3  Lampetium [grave]
C1  Lelantum. (B1) [Fluvius]
E1  Leucothea,
E2  Mac’stus [mountain]
D3  Malum [city.]
B1  Melos
B1  Mesapium [mountain]
E2  Metaum [city]
B1  Methone
B1  Metropolis
B1  Nedon [mountain]
E1  Nedus, [city]
B1, B2  Nysa
A1  Oenoe vrbs.
E2  Olympus [mountain]
B1  Ophelta [mountain]
E2  Orcynium [mountain]
B1  Oreste [region]
B1  Oritanum [urbs]
D3  Otienses [tribe]
B1  Parthenium [urbs]
E2  Penthile [mountain]
D3  Pileus flu. [river.] [changed in 1601 to:] Plieus
E1  Poeeßa vrbs vspiam fuit in hac insula. [The city of Poeessa was once on this island.]
E2  Polium
E2  Polium [mountain]
B1  Porthmus [urbs]
A1  Pramnium|mons.
A2  Pydna urbs,
E2  Pylęus [mountain]
B1  Pyrrha [urbs]
B1  Rynchę [region]
B1  Scarphe,quę et Eteonos [urbs]
E2  Sina [added in 1601]
B1  Sphecia
E2  Tantalus. [mountain]
A1  Tauropolium,seu|Dianę templum.
E1  Tauropolium|siue Dianę|fanum.
D3  Tembrus [city.]
A2  Thera urbs,
A2  Thermydra|portus,
D3  Togessus [city.]
E1  Tragium (E2) [city]
B1  Trochoides,
B1  Trychala [mountain]
D3  Tyrrhia.
D3  Vrania. [city.]
B1  Zarethra [added in 1592]
B1  Zelasia

Mountain ranges, mountains, dunes

Quadrant Text
B3  Acamanthus mons.
E1, D1  Ampelus mons.
A3  Aruis m.
A2  Atabyrius|mons.
A1  Cynthus/mons
E2  Leptym:|nus m.
A3  Mimas|mons.
E3  Mosychlon|mons.
C3  Olympus m.
C3  Olympus m.|mamillę similis. [Mount Olympus, resembling a breast.]
A3  Pelinęus|mons.
C3  Solorum|montes.
C1  Teleth:|rius M.

Degrees

Quadrant Text
B3  35
D3, E3  35
B1  37 36
D2, E2  37 36
B1  64
B3  64
C2  65 66
C3  65. 66.
D2  67.
D3  67.

Countries, Regions, Provinces, Areas, Tribes, Polders, Woods

Quadrant Text
B1, C2  ACHAIAE|PARS.
B3, C3  AMATHV:|SIA.
C3  Apollinus lucus.
D2  Cauda|bouis.
C1  Diades.
C1, D1  EVBOEA,Insula
C1  Hesti::ęotis.
C3  Idalium|nemus.
B3  Iouis lucus.
A2  IXIA.
C2, B3  LA||PITHIA.
C1  Lelantum|campus.
A3  Palmarum|lucus.
B3  PAPHIA.
E2  P’rrheum|nemus
C3, D2  SALAMI:|NIA. (C2)

Islands

Quadrant Text
A1  Andri insulę|pars
D1  ANDROS.
C1  Atalanta
D2  Carpasię insulę.
A3  CHIOS.
E2  CIA,et CEOS.
D2  Clides|insulę
B1  DELVS.
E2  Euripus
D1  Gyrę petrę,quę et|Capharides,et|Choerades.
D1, C1  G’arus.
C2  Helena.
B3  Hieroce|pia ins.
A1  ICARAIA.
E1  Ionię pars.
E3  LEMNOS.
E2  LESBOS.
B1  Lichades|insule [in 1624 changed into:] insulę
B1  Melanthij scopuli,|uel insulę.
A1  Melanthij|scopuli. [removed before or during 1601]
B1  Myco:|nus.
C1, C2  Myrtos ins.|et vrbs
E1  Narthe:|cus ins.
E2  Nesiope|ins.
A3  Pelus
C1, C2  Petalię insulę.
E2  PHRYGIA|MINOR
A3  Plyra|ins.
E2  Pyrrhę|us.
A1  RHENIA.
A2  RHODVS.
D2  Salaminę|insulę
B1  Sami insu:|lę pars.
E1, D1  SAMVS|ionica.
B3  Stiria|ins.
A1  Tenos.
A1  TREMON.

Rivers, inlets, creeks

Quadrant Text
C1, C2  Asopus flu.
C1  Budorus flu.
C1  Callas flu.
C1  Ceron flu.
C3  Clarius flu.
E1, E2  Elixus flu.
E1  Imbrasus,qui et|Parthenius flu.
A1, B1  Inopus flu.
E1  Iulis|fons
C2  Lapithus flu.
C3, B3  L’cus flu.
C1  Nileus fl.
C3  Pedius flu.
A2  Physcus flu.
B3, C3  Satrachus flu.
C3  Tetius flu.

Privilege

Quadrant Text
D3  Cum priulegio decennali.|1584. [With a privilege for ten years. 1584.]

Cartouches

Quadrant Text
B1  CYPRVS,|Insula lęta choris,blandorum|et mater amorum. [the happy, leading island, pleasant, and the mother of loves.]
C1  INSVLAR.ALIQUOT AEGAEI MARIS ANTIQVA DESCRIP.|Ex Conatibus geographicis Abrahami Ortelij Antuerpiani. (B1) (D1) [A representation according to the Ancients of some islands in the Egaean sea, from the geographical efforts of Abraham Ortelius of Antwerp.]

Orientations

Quadrant Text
C3  Meridies.
A2  OCCIDENS.
E2  Oriens.
C1  Septemtrio.

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