Semachidae
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[German version]

(Σημαχίδαι; Sēmachídai). Attic asty(?) deme of the Antiochis phyle, with one bouleutḗs . According to Philochorus in Steph. Byz. s. v. Σ., situated in Epacria, the mountainous north of Attica, (at modern Vredou [2]?). A second S., attested at the end of the 2nd/beginning of the 3rd cent. AD, was not a regular Attic deme [1. 13, 94 f., 121 no. 37].

Bibliography

1 Traill, Attica, 13, 54, 69, 94 f., 112 No. 126, 121, No. 37, Table 10

2 J. S. Traill, Demos and Trittys, 1986, 139, 149.

Cite this page
Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), “Semachidae”, 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_e1107650>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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