Hermus
(350 words)

(Ἑρμός; Hermós).

[German version]

[1] Att. asty deme of the phyle Acamantis

Attic asty deme of the phyle Acamantis, with two bouleutaí. Position: on the ‘Sacred Road’ to Eleusis at the entrance to the pass near modern Daphni, modern Chaidari; there is the tomb of Pythionice, the wife of Harpalus (Plut. Phoc. 22,2; Paus. 1,37,5; [1]). Near Daphni there are funerary inscriptions of Hermeioi: IG II2 6072.

Bibliography

1 N. D. Papachatzis, Παυσανίου Ἑλλάδος Περιήγησι…

Cite this page
Lohmann, Hans (Bochum) and Kaletsch, Hans (Regensburg), “Hermus”, 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 12 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e510900>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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