Ἄρνην: to be distinguished from the Thessalian town of the same name, which was the old home of the Boeotians, and gave to this town its name. cf. “Βοιωτοί τε γὰρ οἱ νῦν ἑξηκοστῷ ἔτει μετὰ Ἰλίου ἅλωσιν ἀναστάντες ὑπὸ Θεσσαλῶν τὴν νῦν μὲν Βοιωτίαν, πρότερον δὲ Καδμηίδα γῆν καλουμένην ᾤκισαν” (“ἦν δὲ αὐτῶν καὶ ἀποδασμὸς πρότερον ἐν τῇ γῇ ταύτῃ, ἀφ̓ ὧν καὶ ἐς Ἴλιον ἐστράτευσαν”, Thuc. i. 12. 6 ff.
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