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Headword: Γέργηθες
Adler number: gamma,189
Translated headword: Gergêthes
Vetting Status: high
Name of a city.[1]
Or [sc. a term for] the throng, and what handicraftsmen are called among those Milesians in the circle, that is by the wealthy.[2]
Greek Original:
Γέργηθες: ὄνομα πόλεως. ἢ ἡ τύρβη, καὶ οἱ χειρώνακτες οὕτω καλοῦνται παρὰ τοῖς Μιλησίοις τοῖς ἐν περιβολῇ, τουτέστι τοῖς πλουσίοις.
[1] Perhaps Gergitha, in the upper Kaikos valley of Asia Minor (Strabo 13.1.70); alternatively Gergis in the Troad (Herodotus 7.43.2; Xenophon, Hellenica 3.1.15, 21-23).
[2] See more fully at Athenaeus, Deipnosophists 12.524A-B (12.26 Kaibel), quoting Heraclides Ponticus; and cf. pi 1084, tau 1192.
Keywords: daily life; definition; economics; geography; history; politics; science and technology; trade and manufacture
Translated by: Jennifer Benedict on 5 June 2003@04:00:44.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented and modified notes; added keywords; cosmetics) on 5 June 2003@05:21:16.
Mehmet Fatih Yavuz (augmented notes) on 29 September 2008@05:55:20.
David Whitehead on 1 August 2011@04:50:55.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords; tweaking) on 6 June 2012@05:21:14.
Catharine Roth (coding) on 6 September 2012@01:00:53.


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