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Tegea
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(Τεγέα/Tegéa).

[1] Town in the eastern Arcadian plateau

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I. Location

Important town in the south of the eastern Arcadian plateau (Arcadians, Arcadia, with map; Str. 8,8,2; Paus. 8,44,1-53,11; Ptol. 3,16,19; Plin. HN. 4,20.; [1]), whose vast area lay between the present-da…

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Lafond, Yves (Bochum) and Huß, Werner (Bamberg), “Tegea”, 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 July 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1202290>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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