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  • proper n. A city northeast of Athens in the Attica prefecture Greece

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  • Among their ranks in the evacuees was a teenager named Pericles, son of the aristocrat Xanthippus son of Ariphron of the deme of Cholargos.

    The Battle of Salamis

  • Cholargos, and was descended from the noblest families in Athens, on both his father's and mother's side.

    Plutarch's Lives, Volume I

  • On his death, Metagenes, of Xypete, added the frieze and the upper row of columns, and Xenokles, of Cholargos, crowned it with the domed roof over the shrine.

    Plutarch's Lives, Volume I

  • The already extremely limited and hence priceless patches of green of Attica did not escape these "accidental" fires (including the neighborhoods of Cholargos, Papagou and Galatsi).

    ((i)) Indymedia :: Athens :: Κεντρική Σελίδα

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