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For Xerxes' route cf. ch. 121 n. The tribes are enumerated roughly from east to west. Παῖτοι: near the mouth of the Hebrus; cf. Arrian, Anab. i. 11. 4. Κίκονες: near Mount Ismarus; cf. 59. 3, 108. 3 n. Σαπαῖοι (cf. Appian, B.C. iv. 105): east of Philippi (Daton) and opposite Thasos. Δερσαῖοι (cf. Thuc. ii. 101): apparently an inland tribe north of the Sapaei. Ἠδωνοί: reaching to the Strymon (v. 11. 2 n.; vii. 114. 1; ix. 75). They had once dwelt between the Axius and the Strymon in Mygdonia, but had been driven thence by the Macedonian kings (Thuc. ii. 99). Σάτραι: in the hill country behind the Edonians between the Nestus and the Strymon.
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