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Ancient place-names

EGIES (Ancient city) GYTHIO

Lake of Poseidon

Here is a lake called Poseidon's, and by the lake is a temple with an image of the god. They are afraid to take out the fish, saying that a fisherman in these waters turns into the fish called the fisher.

LAS (Ancient city) GYTHIO


Arainus (Arainos), a small place in Laconia, on the western side of the Laconian gulf, containing the monument of Las, who founded a town called Las after him. Boblaye places Arainus at Agheranos (Paus. iii. 24. ยง 10; Boblaye Recherches, &c. p. 88; comp. Leake, Peloponnesiaca, p. 173.)

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