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Offices > Political offices > Prytanis (city-state period)
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1715Prytanis (city-state period)  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • An office that first appears in ancient Athens during the times of Athenian politician Cleisthenes. The office of prytanis was assumed by members of the Council of Five Hundred who constituted a prytany. Their main tasks were to determine the matters on which the Council was to decide and to draw up the agenda for meetings of the Assembly.
SOURCE
  • Osborne & Rhodes 2017
  • Rhodes 1972
  • Ραμού-Χαψιάδη 2007
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Katsiadakis Helen (AA)
CREATOR
  • Chrysovitsanos Gerasimos (AA)
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Πρύτανις (περίοδος πόλης-κράτους)

Greek

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https://humanitiesthesaurus.academyofathens.gr/dyas-resource/Concept/1715
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