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Headword: *)akrai/fnion
Adler number: alpha,975
Translated headword: Akraiphnion, Acraephnium
Vetting Status: high
Name of a city.
Greek Original:
*)akrai/fnion: o)/noma po/lews.
In Boiotia/Boeotia, central Greece; a.k.a. (and more authentically) Akraiphia/Acraephia. Modern Kharditsa (until recently; changed back to ancient Akraifnion). See Perseus Encyclopedia entry at web address 1, Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites at web address 2.
M.H. Hansen, "An inventory of Boiotian poleis in the archaic and classical periods", in Acts of the Copenhagen Polis Centre vol.3 (Copenhagen 1996) 73-116, at 78-79
Associated internet addresses:
Web address 1,
Web address 2
Keywords: definition; geography
Translated by: Oliver Phillips ✝ on 30 April 2000@16:29:40.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added bibliography; cosmetics) on 9 October 2000@08:55:47.
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 27 March 2006@05:01:59.
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Catharine Roth (augmented note) on 28 April 2012@23:48:47.
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