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Carystus
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(Κάρυστος; Kárystos, Lat. Carystus).

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[1] Town in Euboia

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Town on the coastal plain on the gulf of the same name in the south-east of  Euboea, also called Karystos today; it lies about 3 km inland between the acropolis and the harbour, and was known as a foundation of the Dryopes, who in the course of the  Doric migration had to leave their…

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Kalcyk, Hansjörg (Petershausen) and Lafond, Yves (Bochum), “Carystus”, 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 06 August 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e609940>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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