Acherdus
(76 words)

[German version]

(Ἀχερδοῦς; Acherdoús, from ἄχερδος; ácherdos, thorn bush,  Achradus). Attic  paralia(?)-deme of the phyle  Hippothontis, 1 bouleutes. Localization uncertain [1. 23 (near Goritsa); 2. 217 (near Eleusis or Decelea); 3. 137], obviously within the region of Thriasia.

Bibliography

1 A. Milchhoefer, Erläuternder Text, in: E. Curtius, J. A. Kaupert (ed.), Karten von Attika 7-8, 1895, 23

2 Id., s. v. A., RE 1

3 J. S. Traill, Demos and Trittys, 1986.

Traill, Attica, 52, 109 no. 2, table 8

Whitehead, 23, 336, 372.

Cite this page
Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), “Acherdus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 10 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e102120>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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