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Mantinea
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(Μαντίνεια; Mantíneia).

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I. Name and landscape

Older form of the name Μαντινέα, Attic and later literary form Μαντίνεια, the tribe was οἱ Μαντινεῖς; hoi Mantineîs. The tribal name is primary, with the town name derived from it. The town lies in the northern part of the large eastern Arcad…

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Lafond, Yves (Bochum) and Meyer, Ernst (Zürich), “Mantinea”, 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 08 March 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e721580>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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