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Dyme
(299 words)

(Δύμη; Dýmē).

[German version]

[1] City on the west coast of Achaea

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Coloniae | Dark Ages | Achaeans, Achaea | Macedonia, Macedones | Education / Culture

City on the west coast of Achaea near the modern Kato-Achaia, on a broad plateau on the left bank of the Peirus, protected on three sides by precipices. Protected by a fortress (Pol. 4,59,4), D. was able to exploit the natural riches of the l…

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Lafond, Yves (Bochum) and von Bredow, Iris (Bietigheim-Bissingen), “Dyme”, 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 29 September 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e325450>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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