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List of cities founded by Alexander the Great

Map of the Macedonian Empire under Alexander III command in the Classical antiquity period

Alexander the Great founded, or substantially re-established, or renamed, several towns or cities.

They are[1] (with present-day locations):

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Alexander's City Foundations". Retrieved 26 May 2018.
  2. ^ Isidoros of Charax, Parthian Stations, § 1.2
  3. ^ Périple de Marcien d'Héraclée, Épitome d'Artemidore, Isidore de Charax, etc., ou, Supplément aux dernières éditions des Petits géographes, p.248