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Ἐρεχθεύς , έως, Ep. ῆος, , an ancient hero of Attica, first in Il. 2.547, Od.7.81:—hence Ἐρέχθειον , τό,
A.Temple of Erechtheus at Athens, Paus.1.26.5, Plu.2.843e : Ἐρεχθεῖδαι , οἱ, members of the Erechtheid tribe, SIG911.17 : hence, a name of the Athenians, Pi.I. 2.19, E.Med.824 (-εΐδαι, lyr.), etc. : sg. in Ar.Eq.1015,1030:—Ἐρεχθηίς , ίδος, contr. ἐρευν-ής , ῇδος, fem. Adj. of Erechtheus, θάλασσα . a fountain at Athens sacred to him, Apollod.3.14.1 : also a name of one of the Attic Tribes, IG12.929, D.21.68, etc.
II. name of Poseidon at Athens, Plu.2.843b, Lyc.158,431 ; “Ποσειδῶνι ἘρεχθεῖIG12.580.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (8):
    • Pseudo-Apollodorus, Library, 3.14.1
    • Aristophanes, Knights, 1030
    • Aristophanes, Knights, 1015
    • Demosthenes, Against Midias, 68
    • Euripides, Medea, 824
    • Homer, Odyssey, 7.81
    • Pausanias, Description of Greece, 1.26.5
    • Homer, Iliad, 2.547
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