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Ὀρχομενός , , also (Th.1.113, A.R.4.257), the name of several Greek cities, the most famous of which was Ὀρχομενὸς Μινύειος in Boeotia, Il.2.511, etc.:—Adj. Ὀρχομένιος , Hp.Ulc.7, Hdt.9.16, SIG 519.7 (Aegium, iii B. C.), Str.9.2.40 :—hence Ὀρχομενίζω ,
A.side with the Orchomenians, Hellanic.81 J. (but perh. not Hellanic.).—The old Boeot. form was Ἐρχ- , and this is found in Inscrr. and on coins to the time of Alexander, SIG60 (v B. C.), IG7.3166, al., BMus.Cat.Coins Central Greece p.54: the Arcadian Orchomenians are similarly “ἘρχομένιοιSIG31.12 (Delph., v B. C.), “ἘρχομίνιοιIG5(2).343 (Orchom. Arc., iv B. C.).
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (6):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.16
    • Strabo, Geography, 9.2.40
    • Thucydides, Histories, 1.113
    • Homer, Iliad, 2.511
    • Apollonius Rhodius, Argonautica, 4.257
    • Hippocrates, De ulceribus, 7
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