Icarium
(272 words)

(Ἰκάριον/Ikárion; Ἰκαρία/Ikária only Steph. Byz. s.v. Ἰ.).

[German version]

[1] Att. mesogeia deme of the phyle Aegeis

Attic mesogeia deme of the phyle Aegeis, from 307/6 to 201 of Antigonis, after 200 BC of Attalis, on the north-east slope of mount  Pentelicon (modern Dioniso). Only one deme named I. is recorded [7. 115 no. 16]. With five (six) bouleutaí, medium-sized, but (through cult business?) prosperous [9. 160 n. 77, 163]. In 1888/9, the Dionysus sanctuary [9. 221] with one of …

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Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), “Icarium”, 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 13 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e522860>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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