Author(s) : Petropoulos Ilias (23/11/2007)Translation : Kalogeropoulou Georgia
For citation: Petropoulos Ilias, "Berezan",Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World, Black SeaURL: <http://www.ehw.gr/l.aspx?id=11230>
The ancient Greek settlement on the small island of Berezan in modern Ukraine is one of the earliest in the Black Sea. The settlement was also known as Borysthenes.
Borysthenes emporion, Borysthenes, Borystheneiteon emporion, Borysthenes nesos
1. Location and etymology
2. Foundation of the colony
3. Settlement development and trade
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