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(Ἐνιπεύς; Enipeús).

[German version]

[1] Tributary to the right of the Alpheius [1] in Elis

A tributary to the right of the  Alpheius [1] in Elis, also Βαρνίχιος (Barníchios, ‘River of Lambs’) [1], modern Lestenitsa west of Olympia (Str. 8,3,32; Hom. Od. 11,238ff.).


1 E. Curtius, Peloponnesos 2, 1852, 71f.

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[2] Main river of the West Thessalian plain

Main river of the West Thessalian pl…

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Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart), Lienau, Cay (Münster) and Kramolisch, Herwig (Eppelheim), “Enipeus”, 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 July 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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