The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A Greek city, and the chief of Caria, in Asia Minor, on the sea-coast opposite the island of Cos, the birthplace of Herodotus; celebrated for the tomb of Mausolus, called the Mausoleum (q. v .).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Halicarnassus'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/h/halicarnassus.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.