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[1] Attic Paralia deme of the phyle Hippothontis

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(Ἐλευσίς; Eleusís, mod. Elefsina).

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A. Location

Attic Paralia deme of the phyle Hippothontis with urban character, 11 (?) bouleutai, c. 21 km west of  Athens [1] on a low coastal hill…

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Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), Niehoff, Johannes (Freiburg) and Funke, Peter (Münster), “Eleusis”, 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 28 June 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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