Homeric world LEFKADA (Prefecture) IONIAN ISLANDS - GTP - Greek Travel Pages

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Homeric world (8)

Ancient towns

Nericus

NIRIKOS (Ancient city) LEFKADA
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

Troian War

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

Trojan War

KROKYLIA (Ancient city) IONIAN ISLANDS
Crocyleia participated in the Trojan War and is listed in the Homeric Catalogue of Ships (Il. 2.633).

Island

Taphos

MEGANISSI (Island) IONIAN ISLANDS
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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