Caria ( / ˈ k ɛər i ə / ; from Greek: Καρία Turkish: Karya) was a region of western Anatolia extending along the coast from mid- Ionia south to Lycia , Karia east to Phrygia. The Ionian Dorian Greeks colonized the west of it joined the Carian population in forming Greek- dominated states there. The inhabitants of Caria had arrived there before the Ionian , known as Carians . Dardania news theme download free.It was known in the Greek and Roman period under the name Scupi. Skopje ( / ˈ s k ɒ p j i US also / ˈ s k oʊ p- / ; Macedonian: Скопје ( listen) ) is the capital , cultural, economic, largest city of the Republic of is the country' s political academic center. The territory of Skopje has been inhabited since at least 4000 BC; remains of Neolithic.
According to Herodotos, the legendary King Kar, son of Zeus and Creta, founded Caria and named it after him, and his brothers Lydos and Mysos founded Lydia and Mysia, respectively. Geography Topography.