The Taexali (or Taezali) one of the Iron Age tribes in the north-eastern coast of Scotland.
The Realm of the Taexali according to Ptolemy
“More toward the east are the Taezali [sic] and the town: Devana 26*00 59°00″
The Taexali tribe occupied/inhabited coastal regions of south-east Grampian and north-east Tayside.
The Civitas Taexalorum The Principal Tribal Centre
Suspected minor Romano-British settlement at the mouth of the River Dee
Other passages in Ptolemy Book II Chapter 2 give the ancient names of a number of rivers and other geographical features within the territories of the Taexali tribe:
|Taezalon Prom.||27*30||58°30||[= Taexalorum Prom. = Kinnaird’s Head, Grampian]|
|Devana||26*00||59°00||[?= Devana = Aberdeen, Grampian?]|