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(Περγασή/Pergasḗ; Demoticon Περγασῆθεν/Pergasêthen). Attic Mesogeia deme of the Erechtheis phyle, divided into upper and lower P. (Π. καθύπερθεν/P. kathýperthen, Π. ὑπένερθεν/P. hypénerthen) each with two bouleutaí, one part of which went over to the Antigonis phyle in 307/6 BC. According to Aristoph. Equ. 321, P. was on the road from Athens to Aphidna (near modern Chelidonou?). The burial inscription IG II2 7205 is from Varibopi near Tatoï.


Traill, Attica, 6, 38, 59, 69, 111 Nr. 105f., 126, Tab. 1, 11 

Whitehead, Index s.v. P.

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Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), “Pergase”, 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 10 December 2018 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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