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Listed 8 sub titles with search on: Homeric world for wider area of: "LEFKADA Prefecture IONIAN ISLANDS" .


Homeric world (8)

Ancient towns

NIRIKOS (Ancient city) LEFKADA

Nericus

Nericus was "on the shore of the mainland" (= Acarnania) and Homer calls it "well built citadel", which was taken by Laertes, when he was the lord of the Cephallenians (Od. 24.376).


Greeks of the Homeric Catalogue of Ships

EGILIPS (Ancient city) IONIAN ISLANDS

Troian War

Aegilips participated in the Trojan War under the leadership of Odysseus and is listed in the Homeric Catalogue of Ships (Il. 2.633).


KROKYLIA (Ancient city) IONIAN ISLANDS

Trojan War

Crocyleia participated in the Trojan War and is listed in the Homeric Catalogue of Ships (Il. 2.633).


Island

Taphos

An island near the west coast of Acarnania (Od. 1, 147).


Kings

Anchialus

Father of Mentes (Od. 1.180).


Mentes

He was the son of Anchialus and leader of the Taphians, in the likeness of whom Athena encouraged Telemachus (Od. 1.105 & 180).


Nations & tribes

Taphians

The people of Taphos (Od. 1.105 & 181, 14.452, 15.427).


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