Xypete
(91 words)

[German version]

(Ξυπέτη; Xypétē). Attic asty deme of the Cecropis phyle, from 307/6 until 201 BC of the Demetrias [2] phyle, seven bouleutaí; with Peiraeus, Phalerum and Thymaetadae, X. formed the cult federation of the tetrákōmoi with a common Herakleion at Peiraeus. Its location between this sanctuary and Phalerum at modern Kallithea-Moschato is certain.

Bibliography

E. Meyer, s. v. X., RE 9 A, 2178-2182 

Traill, Attica, 11, 50, 67, 112 No. 142, Table 7, 12 

J. S. Traill, Demos and Trittys, 1986, 5, 13, 14, 24, 115, 134 

Whitehead, Index s. v. X.

Cite this page
Lohmann, Hans (Bochum), “Xypete”, 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_e12213870>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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