Nassoi

Nassoi or Nassi along with Nasi (Greek: Νάσσοι), also with an a accented was an ancient city of the Arcadian Azania in Arcadia that is now a part of the Achaia prefecture in Greece. Today, the village of Nasia mainly receives its name with a different spelling. Nassoi is located near modern Paos and southwest of modern Kalavryta.

It has founded an ancient road whiuch was 7 stadia (1.6 m) from Kafyes and 50 stadia (8 km) from Ladon. Next had an ancient forest of Sorron and the of Skotani (Skotane), Argeathoi and Lykountes. It was part of the independent state of Kleitor[1]

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  1. ^ [8] ἀνελθὼν δὲ ἐκ Καφυῶν ὅσον σταδίους ἑπτὰ ἐπὶ Νάσους καλουμένας καταβήσῃ: πεντήκοντα δὲ προελθόντι αὐτόθεν σταδίους ἐστὶν ὁ Λάδων ([8] anthelthon de ek Kafyon oson stadious epta epi Nasous kaloumenas katabisi: pentikonta de proelthonti autothen stadious estin o Ladon)(Pausania's Arcadica)

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