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[3] This name had already been given to the land, at the time when Phocus, son of Ornytion, came to it a generation previously. In the time, then, of this Phocus only the district about Tithorea and Parnassus was called Phocis, but in the time of Aeacus the name spread to all from the borders of the Minyae at Orchomenos to Scarphea among the Locri.

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    • Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography (1854), PHOCIS
    • Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography (1854), SCARPHE
    • Smith's Bio, Phalces
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