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Delium
(202 words)

(Δήλιον; Dḗlion). The name of several sanctuaries of Delian Apollo.

[German version]

[1] Sanctuary of Apollo with small settlement

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Peloponnesian War

Sanctuary to Apollo with a small settlement (πολίχνιον) and harbour on the Boeotian east coast, south-east of the modern Dilesi; a Theban, later Tanagran possession. The town was settled from the Mycenaean to the Byzantine period; few traces survive. S…

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Fell, Martin (Münster) and Lafond, Yves (Bochum), “Delium”, 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 02 December 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e313310>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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