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[I 1] Lowlands in the area of Caphyae in Arcadia

Lowlands in the area of Caphyae in Arcadia (Arcadians), to the south of and below the modern village of Daras (known as Dara until 1940), with luxuriant vegetation, as the water of the upper Orchomenian Plain reemerges here in several springs forming the stream Tragus, which flows into the Ladon [2] (Paus. 8,23,2; 8).


1 E. Meyer, s.v. N. (1), RE 16, 1793 

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Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart), Lienau, Cay (Münster), Lafond, Yves (Bochum) and Ego, Beate (Osnabrück), “Nasi”, 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 14 May 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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