Greek Name: Ἀργεῖοι 

Latin Name:


Cultural Notes


Geographical Notes


Citations in Herodotos

1.2; 1.31; 1.71; 1.82; 3.134; 5.22; 5.67; 5.94;5.113; 6.77; 6.92; 7.149; 7.152; 8.73; 9.34; 9.75

Key Passages in English Translation


English translation by A. D. Godley. Cambridge. Harvard University Press. 1920. Retreived from <>

Key Passages in Greek


Other Testimonia

Paus, 2.37.2  But before the return of the Heracleidae to the Peloponnesus the Argives spoke the same dialect as the Athenians, and in Philammon's day I do not suppose that even the name Dorians was familiar to all Greek ears.

Other Commentary

Perseus Encyclopedia:

W. W. How, J. Wells, A Commentary on Herodotos:

Harry Thurston Peck, Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities (1898):


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