Caphereus
(43 words)

[German version]

(Καφηρεύς, Καφαρεύς; Kaphēreús, Kaphareús). Much feared south-eastern cape of Euboea, modern Kavo Doro. Documentary evidence: Hdt. 8,7,1; Str. 8,6,2; Ptol. 3,14,22; Plin. HN 4,63; Mela 2,107.

Bibliography

F. Geyer, Top. und Gesch. der Insel Euboia 1, 1903, 6f.

Cite this page
Kalcyk, Hansjörg (Petershausen), “Caphereus”, 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 16 January 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e608540>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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