Magna Graecia ancient colonies and dialects-es.svg

Summary[ ]

English: Ancient Greek colonies and their dialect groupings in Southern Italy ( Magna Graecia).
   NW Greek
Español: Antiguas colonias griegas de la Magna Grecia y dialectos:
   Griego del noroeste
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Maps following Woodward 2008[ ]

Based on: Roger D. Woodard, "Greek dialects", in The Ancient Languages of Europe, ed. Roger D. Woodard, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008, p. 50. (= partial re-published version of The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Ancient Languages, 2004).

Greece and Anatolia
Magna Graecia

Maps following Horrocks 2006[ ]

Based on: G. Horrocks, Ελληνικά: Ιστορία της γλώσσας και των ομιλητών της, Athens, 2006, p. 71 (in turn after J. M. Hall, "The role of language in Greek ethnicities". Proceedings of the Cambridge Philological Society 41 (1995), 83-100).

Original maps (classical era, c. 500 BC)
Derivated maps (c. 400 BC)

Based on Horrocks, with original data (Athenian colonies and coasts in 400 BC):

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