Alopece
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[German version]

(Ἀλωπεκή; Alōpekḗ). Attic  asty-deme of the phyle  Antiochis, 10-12 bouleutai [3]. 11-12 stadia (c. 2 km) outside the city (Aeschin. In Tim. 99). Since according to Hdt. 5,63 the grave of  Anchimolus lay in A. by the heracleum of Cynosarges in  Diomea, A. bordered to the north on Diomea, and in the west on  Phalerum. Located earlier near Katsipodi or Ambelokipi [3. 53; 2; 1] (today Daphni / Hagios Dimitrios). IG II2 3683 (place where found ‘Angelokipi’ [sic!]), documents the cult of  Aphrodite, Alci. 3,37, of  Hermaphroditus, IG II2 1596(A) l. 5 a  hieromnemon . Coming fr…

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Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), “Alopece”, 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 19 November 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e116280>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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