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Olenos

(244 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum) | Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart)
[English version] Dieser Ort ist auf folgenden Karten verzeichnet: Achaioi, Achaia (Ὤλενος). Stadt in Achaia zw. Dyme [1] und Patrai (Plin. nat. 4,13; Steph. Byz. s.v. Ὠ.), in deren Gebiet der Peiros in den Korinthischen Golf mündete (vgl. Paus. 7,6,1; 7,18,1f.; 7,22,1), in der Küstenebene bei den h. Dörfern Kaminia oder Tsoukalaika zu vermuten (vgl. die Entfernungsangaben bei Strab. 8,7,4; Paus. l.c.). O. war eine der zwölf in myk. Zeit entstandenen Städte von Achaia und Mitglied im alten Achaiischen Bund…

Megale Polis

(783 words)

Author(s): Meyer, Ernst † (Zürich) | Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
Dieser Ort ist auf folgenden Karten verzeichnet: Achaioi, Achaia | Alexandros | Arkades, Arkadia | Attischer Seebund | Bildung | Makedonia, Makedones | Theater (Μεγάλη πόλις, lat. Megalopolis). [English version] A. Lage und Baubestand M.P. liegt mitten in der von vielen Bächen zerschnittenen westarkad. Hochebene (22 km × 10 km, 427 m H) nördl. vom h. Megalopolis (ehemals Sinanou), beiderseits des Unterlaufs des Helisson [1], etwa 4 km vor der Mündung in den Alpheios, wo sich die wichtigsten Straßen nach Arkadia, Messenia und La…

Krokeai

(127 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[English version] Dieser Ort ist auf folgenden Karten verzeichnet: Marmor | Sparta (Κροκέαι). Ort in Südlakonia (h. Κροκεές, Krokeés), berühmt durch den ca. 3 km südöstl. gebrochenen, in der röm. Kaiserzeit hochgeschätzten grünen Porphyr ( lapis Lacedaemonius). Belege: Paus. 3,21,4; Strab. 8,5,7; Plin. nat. 36,55; Steph. Byz. s.v. Κ. Lafond, Yves (Bochum) Bibliography R. Baladié, Le Péloponnèse de Strabon, 1980, 203-207  M. und R. Higgins, A Geological Companion to Greece and the Aegean, 1996, 54f.  C. Le Roy, Lakonika, in: BCH 85, 1961, 206-215  G.A. Pikoulas, CIL III, 493 (Κρ…

Lykaia

(122 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
(Λύκαια). Name zweier Orte in NW-Arkadia, beide auch in der Namensform Λυκόα/ Lykóa bezeugt, zu Megale polis gehörig. [English version] [1] L. im Gebiet der Mainalioi L. im Gebiet der Mainalioi am Oberlauf des Helisson (Paus. 8,3,4; 27,3; 30,1; 36,7), evtl. mit Palaiokastro zw. Arachova und Karteroli im SO der Ebene von Davia gleichzusetzen. Lafond, Yves (Bochum) [English version] [2] L. im Gebiet der Parrhasioi L. im Gebiet der Parrhasioi am Nordhang des Lykaion, westl. der Einmündung des Lusios (Pol. 16,17,7; Paus. 8,27,4), wohl das h. “Kastro der Hl. Helen…

Rhion

(189 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum) | Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart)
[English version] (Ῥίον). Flacher Küstenvorsprung in Achaia, ca. 8 km nordöstl. von h. Patras [1. 226-227; 2. 199 f.], h. Rhio, der über den ca. 2 km breiten Sund (auch Rh. genannt: vgl. Pol. 4,64,2; Liv. 27,29,9; Mela 2,52) mit dem nördl. gegenüberliegenden Antirrhion (oder ebenfalls Rh. bzw. Ῥ. τὸ Μολυκρικόν/ Rh. to Molykrikón nach Molykreion; h. Antirhio) die westl. Einfahrt in den Korinthischen Golf bildet (Thuk. 2,86,3; Ps.-Skyl. 35; 42; Skymn. 478; Strab. 8,2,3, hier wie bei Ptol. 3,15,5 fälschlich mit Drepanon [2] gleichgesetzt; Plin. n…

Kaphyai

(178 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[English version] Dieser Ort ist auf folgenden Karten verzeichnet: Arkades, Arkadia (Καφυαί). Stadt in NO-Arkadia im Norden der nördl. Ebene von Orchomenos, 1 km südöstl. vom h. Chotusa, mit geringen ant. Resten. Weihung aus der Kriegsbeute in Delphoi aus dem 5. Jh.v.Chr. (Syll.3 48). K. kämpfte im Chremonideïschen Krieg (267-261 v.Chr.) gegen Antigonos [2] (Syll.3 434f.,25), gehörte anschließend zum Achaiischen Bund mit der kurzen Unterbrechung der Eroberung durch Kleomenes III. (Plut. Agis und Kleomenes 25,4; Pol. 2,52,2; Syll.3 504). Aitolischer Sieg über die Acha…

Argolis

(590 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum) | Wirbelauer, Eckhard (Freiburg)
(Argeioi; Ἀργολίς, Ἀργεῖοι). Heute übliche Gesamtbezeichnung der nordöstl. Landschaft der Peloponnesos, bestehend aus der argiv. Ebene mit ihren Randgebieten und der gebirgigen argolischen Akte. Auch im Alt. wurde A. im h. Sinn gebraucht neben der gewöhnlichen Form des Ethnikons Ἀργεῖα, das meist ausschließlich das Gebiet von Argos meint (Plut. Agesilaos 31). Die ganze Landschaft gehört nach Landschaftscharakter und Klima zur ostgriech. Trockenzone (πολυδίψιον Ἄργος: Hom. Il 4,171). Die A. war b…

Glanum

(333 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[German version] This item can be found on the following maps: Gallia/Gaul Town in Gallia Narbonensis (modern Saint-Rémy-de-Provence) in the region of the  Salluvii. Located on the great trade route running east-west that connected Italy with Spain (later the via Domitia), G.'s importance was also due to its location at the end of the north-south road which provided G. control over the direct access to the Crau plain. A Celtic-Ligurian sanctuary that was dedicated to the god Glan and the   Matres [1] was located in the vicinity of a mineral spring. The res…

Peloponnesus

(1,127 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum) | Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart) | Niehoff, Johannes (Freiburg)
(ἡ Πελοπόννησος/ hē Pelopónnēsos, Doric Πελοπόννασος/ Pelopónnasos). [German version] I. Geography Peninsula in southern Greece (21,439 km²), connected to the mainland (Attica, Boeotia) by the Isthmus of Corinth. It is predominantly mountainous (cf. Cyllene [1], Erymanthus [1], Lycaeum, western Messenian massif with Ithome [1], Taygetus, Parnon) and highly fragmented (cf. the numerous small rivers, particularly in Achaea, e.g. Alpheus [1], Pamisus, Eurotas, Inachus [2]; also the many small coastal plains a…

Coccygium

(48 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[German version] (Κοκκύγιον ὄρος; Kokkýgion ŕos). ‘Cuckoo mountain’, another name for the mountain Thornax, west of  Hermion(e) on the Argolid headland, with sanctuaries of Zeus and Apollo; today's Hagios Elias. References: Paus. 2,36,1f.; schol. Theoc. 15,64. Lafond, Yves (Bochum) Bibliography A. Foley, The Argolid 800-600 B.C., 1988, 184.

Divio

(84 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[German version] (Dibio). An important centre where trade routes crossed at the confluence of the Saône and the Ouche, on the boundary between the civitates of the Lingones and the Aedui, now Dijon. The castrum Divionense described by Gregory of Tours in his History of the Franks 3,19 was built in the 3rd cent. near the road from Lyons to the Rhine frontier. Lafond, Yves (Bochum) Bibliography E. Frézouls, Les villes antiques de la France II, 1, 1988, 179-274 C. Rolley, s.v. D., PE, 278.

Amyclae

(415 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum) | Sonnabend, Holger (Stuttgart)
(Ἀμύκλαι; Amýklai). [German version] [1] Pre-Greek settlement This item can be found on the following maps: Sparta | Dark Ages | Aegean Koine Pre-Greek settlement on and at the foot of the hills bearing the chapel of Agia Kyriaki, inhabited from the early Helladic to the imperial Roman period (Paus. 3,18,6-19,6; IG V 1, 515), c. 5 km south of  Sparta near the modern Tsausi. In historical times, it was a ὠβή ( ōbḗ) of Sparta with its own ephors and other officials (cf. Syll.3 932). The region seems to have reached its peak in the 7th/6th cent. BC. From the late Mycenaean period, it housed a sa…

Decetia

(39 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[German version] City of the Haedui (Caes. B Gall. 7,33) in Gallia Lugdunensis, road junction (It. Ant. 367: Decetia; 460: Deccidae; Tab. Peut.: Degetia; Geogr. Rav. 4,26: Dizezeia); today's Decize (Nièvre). CIL 13, 2814-2816. Lafond, Yves (Bochum)

Autessiodurum

(46 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[German version] This item can be found on the following maps: Christianity Town of the  Senones in Gallia Celtica, later Lugdunensis (modern Auxerre). A. was located on the left bank of the Yonne (CIL XIII 2920-2939). Lafond, Yves (Bochum) Bibliography R. Kapps, s.v. A., PE, 128.

Petrocorii

(218 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum) | Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart)
[German version] (Πετροκόριοι; Petrokórioi). Tribe of Gallia Celtica (later Aquitania), on both banks of the Duranus (Dordogne) in what is now the Périgord (Str. 4,2,2 mentions the Petrokórioi among the 14 tribes of Aquitania between Garumna and Liger; Ptol. 2,7,9: Πετροκόριοι καὶ πόλις Οὐέσσουνα/ Petrokórioi kaì pólis Ouéssouna). Their neighbours to the north west were the Santoni, to the west the Bituriges Vivisci, to the south the Nitiobriges, to the south east the Cadurci and to the north east the Lemovices (Plin. HN 4,109; Not. Galliaru…

Cyphanta

(86 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[German version] This item can be found on the following maps: Sparta (Κύφαντα or Κύφας; Kýphanta or Kýphas). Spartan perioikic polis (  períoikoi ) on the east coast of the  Parnon peninsula with an Asclepius sanctuary, already in ruins at the time of Pausanias, located in the bay with the mod. name of Kyparissi. Documentary evidence: Pol. 4,36,5; Paus. 3,24,2; Ptol. 3,16,10; 22; Plin. HN 4,17. Lafond, Yves (Bochum) Bibliography Pritchett 7, 1991, 146-149 A. J. B. Wace, F. W. Hasluck, East-Central Laconia, in: ABSA 15, 1908/9, 173.

Caphyae

(209 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[German version] This item can be found on the following maps: Arcadians, Arcadia (Καφυαί; Kaphyaí). Town in north-eastern Arcadia, north of the northern plain of Orchomenus, 1 km south-east of the modern Chotusa, with only sparse ancient remains. Votive from the war booty in Delphi of the 5th cent. BC (Syll.3 48). In the Chremonidean War (267-261 BC), C. fought against  Antigonus [2] (Syll.3 434f.,25); afterwards, it belonged to the Achaean League, apart from a short interlude following its capture by Cleomenes III (Plut. Agis and Cleomenes 25,4; Pol. 2,5…

Pellene

(428 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum) | Olshausen, Eckart (Stuttgart)
[German version] This item can be found on the following maps: Achaeans, Achaea | Education / Culture (Πελλήνη/ Pellḗnē, Πελλάνα/ Pellána, ethnic name Πελληνεύς/ Pellēneús, Πελλανεύς/ Pellaneús). Town in the easternmost part of Achaea (Achaeans, with map), to the west of Sicyon (Paus. 7,26,12-27,12). From the Mycenaean Period (place name pre-Greek., Hom. Il. 2,574) onwards and into the 7th/6th cents. BC, P. was possibly located on the site of the kṓmē of the same name mentioned in Str. 8,7,5 . The town found itself in lengthy quarrels with Sicyon (POxy. 11,1365; 1…

Cleitor

(246 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[German version] This item can be found on the following maps: Achaeans, Achaea | Arcadians, Arcadia (Κλείτωρ, Arcad. Κλήτωρ). North Arcadian town in a small plain surrounded by mountains near modern Carnesi with a river of the same name, c. 3 km west of Kato-Klitoria, 11 km from the sources of the Ladon ( Ladon [2]), with few remains (IG V 2, 367). An important transit area between the eastern plateau and the western mountain regions. C. had no acropolis, the settlement was located in a flat area with only two slightly higher areas.…

Allobroges

(303 words)

Author(s): Lafond, Yves (Bochum)
[German version] The territory of the A. (‘foreigners’: Schol. Juv. 8,234), in  Gallia Narbonensis, extended in the north up to the Cavares and the  Vocontii, between  Isara,  Rhodanus, lacus Lemannus and  Alpes. The A. are Celts who came late to Gaul; their first appearance is with Pol. 3,49,13 and Liv. 21,31,5 in connection with Hannibal's crossing of the Alps. During the intervention of the Romans requested by Massalia, the A. came, allied with the  Arverni , down the Rhodanus to the Vindelicis amnis (today Sorgue), wher…
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