Oeum Cerameicum
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[German version]

(Οἶον Κεραμεικόν/Oîon kerameikón). Attic mesogeia deme of the phyle of Leontis. From 307/6 to 224/3 BC it belonged to the phyle of Demetrias; with one bouleutḗs. The suffix kerameikón (Harpocr. s.v. O.) indicates the proximity to the deme of Cerameis and to the Kerameikos [1. 44 with note 17].


1 Traill, Attica, 8, 44, 62, 69, 105, 111 nr. 96, 14, table 4, 12.

J.S. Traill, Demos and Trittys, 1986, 131, 148f. 

Whitehead, Index s.v. O.

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Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), “Oeum Cerameicum”, 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 12 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e829490>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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