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Headword: *dhmofa/nhs
Adler number: delta,469
Translated headword: Demophanes
Vetting Status: high
A proper name.
Greek Original:
*dhmofa/nhs: o)/noma ku/rion.
From Harpokration s.v. The particular bearer of this name which generated the entry cannot be identified, but a strong contender must be D. of Megalopolis (C3 BCE), a politically active philosopher: see Polybius 10.22.2, Plutarch Philopoimen 1 ('Megalophanes' there) and generally R.M. Errington in OCD(4) s.v.; cf. phi 409.
Keywords: biography; definition; geography; historiography; history; philosophy
Translated by: David Whitehead on 19 October 2000@04:22:51.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords; cosmetics) on 5 September 2002@10:21:06.
William Hutton (set status) on 20 July 2003@05:34:55.
David Whitehead (augmented note and keywords) on 8 March 2015@06:51:40.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 9 March 2015@01:36:54.


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