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Perseus Encyclopedia


ACHEROUSSIA (Ancient small town) ERMIONI
Lake at Hermion.


ERMIONI (Ancient city) ARGOLIS
In S.E. Argolis, of Dryopian origin, its contingent at Plataea, at, city, founded by Hermion, receives Dorian settlers from Argos, its former situation, its later situation, sanctuary of Subterranean Demeter at Hermion.


Hermione is one of the important cities; and its seaboard is held by the Halieis, as they are called, men who busy themselves on the sea. And it is commonly reported that the descent to Hades in the country of the Hermionians is a short cut; and this is why they do not put passage money in the mouths of their dead. (Strabo 8.6.12)

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