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Oneum
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(Ὄνειον/Óneion, Ὄνεια ὄρη/Óneia órē).

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[1] Limestone ridge in the southern part of the Isthmus of Corinth

A strategically significant limestone ridge in the southern part of the Isthmus of Corinth, measuring c. 8 km in length and up to 584 m in height (Thuc. 4,44,4; Xen. Hell. 6,5,51ff.; 7,1,15; 41; 2,5; Pol. 2,52,5; Plut. Cleomenes 20,1; Polyaenus Strat. 2,3; 3,9), today again called O.

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Lienau, Cay (Münster) and Sauer, Vera (Stuttgart), “Oneum”, 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 04 July 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e831150>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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