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Cranaus. mythical king of Athens; p. 39. Creon. stated to be first annual archon 683/2: p. forty. Crete. Island south of Aegean (map 1): mythical king Minos, p. 39; domestic of Epimenides, 1. Creusa. mythical daughter of Erechtheus, mom of Ion: p. 39. Critias. Relative of Plato; chief of Thirty yet no longer pointed out within the Athenian structure; 34. 3n, 38. 1n. Cylon. makes an attempt tyranny 630S–620S: p. forty-one. Cypselids. family members which held tyranny at Corinth c. 657–583; Archinus I a Cypselid: 17. four. Damasias. Archon 582/1; keeps workplace illegally for extra fourteen months: thirteen. 2. Damonides. Named in mistakes for Damon son of Damonides, musician, instructor and adviser of Pericles, sufferer of ostracism: 27. four. Decelea. Deme (map 2); fortified as Spartan base in Attica 413–404: 34. 1. Delos. Aegean island (map 1); sanctuary of Apollo lower than Athenian regulate for far of 6th to fourth centuries: quadrennial and sexennial gala's, fifty four. 7; Athenian pilgrimage to, fifty six. three; Athenian amphictyons administer sanctuary, sixty two. 2; see additionally Delian League, in word list. Delphi. relevant Greece (map 1); sanctuary and oracle of Apollo: Alcmaeonids use to place strain on Sparta, 19. four; oracle chooses heroes for Cleisthenes’ tribes, 21. 6; sacred recorder Athenian delegate to, 30. 2. Delphinium, courtroom at. close to temple of Delphinian Apollo (map 3); used for murder trials: fifty seven. three. Demaretus. Killed by means of Thirty: 38. 2. Demophon. mythical king of Athens: p. 39. Diphilus. Father of Anthemion: 7. four. Draco. Codifies legislation of Athens 621/0: four. 1, cf. 7. 1, forty-one. 2; spurious ‘Constitution of Draco’, four. 2–5, cf. three. 1. Dracontides. writer of decree instituting Thirty: 34. three; member of Thirty. Eetionea. a part of Piraeus (map 2): fortified through 400 yet demolished through their rivals: 37. 1. Egypt. Visited through Solon: eleven. 1, Epit. three. Eleusis. Deme (map 2): sanctuary of Demeter and Persephone there; mythical warfare opposed to Athens, p. 39, cf. three. 2; past due incorporation in Athenian kingdom, p. forty; Thirty retire there, 36. 1n. , 38. 1n. ; separate group for oligarchs 403/2–401/0, 39, forty. four; garrisoned by means of cadets, forty two. 4n. ; see additionally Eumolpidae, Heralds; and Eleusinia, Mysteries, in thesaurus. Eleutherae. a ways north-west of Attica (beyond limits of map 2); governed as topic territory: fifty four. 8n. Ephialtes. Reforms Areopagus 462/1: 25; cf. 26. 2, 28. 2, 35. 2, forty-one. 2, Epit. five. Epilyceum. workplace of polemarch, most likely close to and named after Lyceum (map 3): three. five. Epilycus. mythical polemarch, Epilyceum stated to be named after him: three. five. Epimenides. Cretan who purifies Athens after affair of Cylon: 1. Ercchtheus. mythical king of Athens: p. 39, Epit. 1. Eretria. In Euboea (map 1): helps Pisistratus in ultimate seizure of strength, 15. 2; conflict opposed to Sparta 411, 33. 1. Euboea. Aegean island (map 1): Athens depending on its farm land in the direction of finish of Peloponnesian battle, 33. 1; see additionally Eretria, Geraestus, Oreus. Euclides. Archon 403/2: 39. 1. Eumelides. stated to have kept Lysimachus II from council’s loss of life sentence: forty five. 1. Eumolpidae. Eleusinian extended family conserving many workplaces in Eleusinian cult: 39. 2, fifty seven. 1. Geraestus. South-east cape of Euboea (map 1); element past which ostracized weren't to move: 22.