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Headword: Ἱστιαία
Adler number: iota,687
Translated headword: Histiaia, Histiaea
Vetting Status: high
Translation:
A city.[1]
Also [sc. attested is] Histiaios, a proper name.[2]
Greek Original:
Ἱστιαία: πόλις. καὶ Ἱστιαῖος, ὄνομα κύριον.
Notes:
[1] At the northern extremity of the Greek island of Euboia (epsilon 3382); also known as Hestiaia/Hestiaea. See generally OCD(4) s.v. Histiaea.
[2] Tyrant of Miletos late C6/early C5 BCE, in Herodotus; see under alpha 1916, zeta 122, tau 319, and generally OCD(4) s.v. Histiaeus.
Keywords: biography; definition; geography; historiography; history
Translated by: David Whitehead on 25 November 2000@12:02:48.
Vetted by:
Catharine Roth on 4 August 2003@00:20:57.
David Whitehead (augmented notes and keywords) on 4 August 2003@04:30:58.
David Whitehead on 31 July 2011@09:06:05.
David Whitehead on 4 August 2014@03:59:23.

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