Limnae(329 words)

(Λίμναι; Límnai).

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[1] Oldest sanctuary to Dionysus in the municipal area of Athens

Oldest sanctuary to Dionysus ἐν Λίμναις (en Límnais) in the municipal area of Athens south of the Acropolis (Thuc. 2,15,4), now localized in the area of the Makrygianni/Chatzchristou streets [2. 332 fig. 219, 379, 435]…

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"Limnae." Brill’s New Pauly. Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider. Brill Online, 2015. Reference. 02 March 2015 <>
First appeared online: 2006
First Print Edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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