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Lampetia
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(Pol. 13 in Steph. Byz. s.v. Λαμπέτεια/Lampéteia; Λαμπέτης/Lampétēs, Lycoph. Alexandra 1068 [promontory, modern Capo Súvero]; Liv. 29,30,1; 30,19,10; Plin. HN 3,72; Clampetia, Mela 2,69; Geogr. Rav. 4,32; 5,2; Clampeia, Tab. Peut. 7,1). Harbour town in Bruttium ( Bruttii) near modern Amantea. Conquered by the Romans in 204 BC, probably deserted since then.

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Nissen 2, 928.

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[1] Daughter of Helios and the nymph Neaera

(Λαμπετίη; La…

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Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart) and Waldner, Katharina (Berlin), “Lampetia”, 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 01 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_brill001220>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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