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  Chios   - an island in the Aegean Sea
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  + Chian , Chians
319/5a THI_153, a decree of Chios in honour of judges from Naxos and Andros
310/35 Theopompus the historian is involved in politics at Chios.
301/9 General comments on the life and writings of Theocritus of Chios.
248/1c Syll_402, a decree of Chios recognising the status of the festival
246/2 The animals of Chios fall in love with Glauce the citharode.
246/30a Syll_443, a decree of Chios in honour of the Aetolians.
243/8 Persaeus uses identical twins to play a trick on Ariston of Chios.
241/15a 47, a decree of Delphi in honour of Amphicus of Chios, an epic poet.
240/14 Sayings of Ariston of Chios, addressed to Arcesilaus, Cleanthes, and
240/16 The death of Ariston of Chios.
240/20 Apelles of Chios falls ill, and is visited by Arcesilaus, who secretl
207/23 Syll_553, a decree of Delphi in honour of Polyarchides of Chios.
206/25 the Amphictyons in honour of Leochides of Chios, a hieromnemon.
201/16 efeated by the Macedonians at Lade, but win another battle at Chios.
187/6b BD_(2)42, a decree of Chios concerning the cult of the goddess Roma.
86/32 Mithridates forcibly transports the inhabitants of Chios to Pontus.
80/37 confirms that the people of Chios will retain their full freedom and
    Within translations:
[Longin]:Subl_33   or in tragedy Ion of Chios rather than (save the mark
Aelian:Fr_71   next [day he] put in at Chios, and after disembarking the
Aelian:NA_5.29   him presents. In Chios Glaucē, the harp-player, bei
Aelian:NA_12.30   rainstorms. And in Chios in what is called 'The Old Men's
Aelian:NA_16.39   Now historians of Chios also assert that in that island
Alcaeus_7.5   poet, & but it is you, Chios, who with the Muses shall
AnthPal_11.235   is by Demodocus : "The Chians are bad, not one bad and
AnthPal_12.108   may you be ranked with Chian wine, yes and even more hon
AntipSid_7.427   the more unlucky throw called Chian. Is their message thi
AntipThes_16.296   some lovely Smyrna, some Chios, some Ios; while some procl
Asclepiad_7.500   tomb, when you come to Chios tell my father Melesagoras
Athen_1.14   rother of Theocritus the Chian sophist was eminent for his
Athen_1.28   wine whatever. The Chian and Thasian wines are mentioned
Athen_2.38   then that Ariston the Chian said that that was the most
Athen_4.167   to any one, and I drink Chian wine, and I have a sufficie
Athen_5.210   stal made by Glaucus the Chian at Delphi is like an iron
Athen_6.251   says that Ariston the Chian, an acquaintance and pupil
Athen_6.259   and then they sailed to Chios, and getting a force from
Athen_6.265-267 *   es; where he says,- "The Chians were the first of the Gree
Athen_7.281   a pupil of Ariston the Chian, who was one of the sect
Athen_11.463   cheer.'   And Ion of Chios says : 'Long live our
Athen_11.473   me in jars kadoi of Chian and say 'Write thy playful
Athen_11.478   a handle.   Ion of Chios mentions it, saying, "a cup
Athen_11.480   also are the cylices of Chios ; they are mentioned by
Athen_11.484   to take a swig of 'Chian from Laconian' cups amid jolly
Athen_11.486   Milesian-made stool, a Chian-made couch and Rhenaean-made
Athen_11.495   into cups, as Ion of Chios says in The Sons of
Athen_11.496   his Synonyms But Ion of Chios, in his Elegiacs says :
Athen_11.506   their flight from their native Chios { Euthyd.271c }, from which
Athen_11.508   worse. Why, even Theopompus of Chios, in his Attack on Plato's
Athen_12.525   The boy with him to Chios, and there sell him :
Athen_12.527   ritic banquets, & And to drink Chian wine in Spartan cups.
Athen_12.534   tent for him; and the Chians used to find him food
Athen_12.539   ies in Ionia, and to the Chians first of all, to send him
Athen_12.540   etter was read among the Chians, Theocritus the philosophe
Athen_12.548   ine & From the island of Chios, and having, besides, & A
Athen_13.564   And Licymnius the Chian, saying that Hypnos [Sleep] was
Athen_13.566   ts; and in the island of Chios it is a beautiful sight to
Athen_13.579   with him & Two jars of Chian wine, and four, quite full,
Athen_13.586   in his treatise On the Chian Letter, saying that after
Athen_13.601   as Zenis (or Zeneus) of Chios, tells us in his History
Athen_13.603   But Licymnius of Chios, in his Dithyrambics, says that
Athen_14.634   flower. But Ion of Chios, in his Omphale, speaks of
Athen_14.638   echmus says that Dion of Chios was the first person who
Athen_14.650   & Know you not how the Chian garden grows & Fine medlars
Athen_14.662   and by Semonactides of Chios, & Or Tyndaricus, that pri
Cic:Acad_2.73   His greatest admirer, Metrodorus of Chios, at the beginning of his
Cic:Acad_2.123   does not touch Ariston of Chios, who think that none of
Cic:Tusc_5.27   the mouth of Ariston of Chios, or Zenon the Stoic, who
Diod_37.3   but only Falernian and Chian, and other such fine wines:
DiogLaert_7.37   The next was Ariston, of Chios, the son of Miltiades, who
DiogLaert_7.160   the Bald, a native of Chios, surnamed the Siren, said,
Euseb]:Chron_217   153 A.D.] - Demetrius of Chios, stadion race 234th [157
LeonTar_7.422   sistratus, when we see a Chian die carved on your tomb?
Memn_23   idates accused the Chians of aiding the Rhodians, and sent
Nepos_12.4   The Athenians were attacking Chios. With the fleet was
NicDam_134   laus, who was sailing to Chios and Rhodes, where his child
Phld:Epigr_11.34   lyre-playing again, no Chian wine again, no Syrian myrrh
Phld:Epigr_11.44   udders and draughts of Chian wine, you will see at least
Phld:Sto_10   called the Renegade; Ariston of Chios, the son of Miltiades, who
Phld:Sto_33   died.   Concerning Ariston of Chios . . .
Plin:HN_4.51   the sea, between Tenos and Chios, named Aex from its resemblance
Plin:HN_5.136   equally famous free island of Chios with its town. This island
Plin:HN_5.138   its town, 71 miles from Chios and the same distance from
Plin:HN_5.139   is Lesbos, 65 miles from Chios; it was formerly called Himerte
Plin:HN_6.214   Cos, Halicarnassus, Cnidus, Doris, Chios, Delos, the middle of
Plin:HN_6.215   Tralles, Colophon, Ephesus, Miletus, Chios, Samos, the Icarian Sea,
Plin:HN_34.104   burnt to quench it with Chian wine, and pound it, and
Plin:HN_35.194     [194] White earth of Chios is also among medicaments; its
Plin:HN_36.46   appeared from the quarries of Chios when the people of that
Plin:HN_36.50   found in the island of Chios and is almost the only
Plin:HN_36.59   big enough to hold a Chian metretēs but that only five
Plin:HN_36.11-13 *   lived in the island of Chios a sculptor Melas, who was
Plin:HN_36.132   him to be similar to Chian marble. Such a stone may
Plin:HN_37.97   Orchomenus in Arcadia and in Chios, the former, of which mirrors
PLond_1948   not distinguish whether it was Chian or local. So you are
Plut:Demetr_19   flux from Thasos or from Chios ?" Another time, being inf
Plut:Mor_837   and opened a school in Chios first, as some will have
Plut:Phoc_6   galleys to the isle of Chios, and attempted to make good
Polyaen_1.44.1   sent the fleet away to Chios, and marched the army to
Polyaen_3.9.23   would be sent to the slaves on Chios. The Chians believed
Polyaen_3.9.58   icrates was commander at Chios, he suspected that a group
Polyaen_5.22.1   with a fleet a twenty ships at Chios. Keeping close by his
Polyaen_8.66.1   Plutarch, Mor.244] [66] The Chian Women. When the Chian
Poseidon_38   e-f & Mithridates enslaves the Chians. [39] [252.K] & EUNA
POxy_1380   wed, divine, gentle ; in Chios marching ; at Salamis obser
Simonid_7.510   you ever return to sea-girt Chios. [7.511] & { P 75 }
Syll_402   (246/5)   ir contest: "The Chian people crown the Aeto
Syll_424   (256/5 or 254/3)   player: Diophantos of Chios Director: Satyros of Ar
Syll_444   (c. 247-240)   os, Agemachos, Nikias Chians: Gannon Delphians: Ech
Syll_447   (c. 242/1)   ce Amphikos [of Chios, the son of Kallistratos], an
Syll_461   (254-244)   on, (?) Euphantos, . . . [Chians:] . . . Delphians:
Syll_499   (soon after 230)   ans: Polyon, Diodoros Chians: Oinopides It was reso
Syll_506   (c. 237/6)   andros, . . . Chians: Timokrates It was resolved by
Syll_508   (c. 237/6)   nted to Timokrates of Chios, [the son of Timokrat
Syll_509   (225 or 221)   ouml;s, Ptoökles Chians: Didymarchos These
Syll_523   (c. 220)   loxenos, Herakleidas [Chians: Phesinos] It was reso
Syll_538   (204/3)   s Athenians: Eiranion Chians: Althaios Tanagraians:
Syll_539   (204)   hallenians: Drakon Chians: Herodotos It was reso
Syll_545   (206/5)   s: Parnasios, Babylos Chians: Leochides Boeotians:
Syll_553   (207/6)   aios of . . ., . . . of Hya Chians: Polyarchides [D
Syll_564   (203/2)   öchos, Patreas Chians: Pleistias Magnesians:
Syll_579   (end of 3rd cent.)   n by the city] of the Chians, has performed the [tr
Syll_603   (193)   : Thrasykles, Orestas Chians: Apollonios Magnesi
THI_44   (c. 315-307)   w that the people of Chios understands how to give]
THI_153   (c. 320)   and [they] shall be [Chian] citizens if they wish;
THI_163   (c. 247/6) Chians:   Gannon
Vit:Theoc_2   ocritus, as follows: The Chian is a different man; I, Theo

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