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Cerata
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[German version]

(Κέρατα; Kérata). Peaks, named after their peculiar shape (‘horns’) (modern Trikeraton; Trikeri, 470 m), in the mountains on the border between Attica and Megaris east of Eleusis (Diod. Sic. 11,65,1; Plut. Themistocles 13,1; Str. 9,1,11).

Bibliography

F. Bölte, s.v. K., RE 11, 265f.

Philippson/Kirsten, vol. 1, 760; 973.

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Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), “Cerata”, 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 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e612940>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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