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Medeon
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[1] Phocian city in the eastern part of the bay of Anticyra

(Μεδεών/Medeṓn; ethnicon Μεδεώνιος). Phocian town in the eastern part of the bay of Anticyra [2] (Str. 9,2,26; Paus. 10,36,6; Hdt. 1,38,21; Steph. Byz. s.v. Μ.), localized in the fortified centre of which the considerable remains can be found on the hill-top of the modern Hagioi Theodoroi (the acropolis of M.) and in the surrounding area. These …

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Daverio Rocchi, Giovanna (Milan) and Funke, Peter (Münster), “Medeon”, 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 August 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e728030>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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