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English: Ancient Greek colonies and their dialect groupings in Southern Italy (Magna Graecia).
  NW Greek
  Achaean
  Doric
  Ionian
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  • Own work
  • Dialect areas according to: Roger D. Woodard (2008), "Greek dialects", in: The Ancient Languages of Europe, ed. Roger D. Woodard, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p.51. (= partial re-published version of The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Ancient Languages, 2004). Positions of cities after various on-wiki sources.
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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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current15:52, 30 October 2014Thumbnail for version as of 15:52, 30 October 2014440 × 414 (126 KB)Bibi Saint-Pols/Acagras/Acragas/
15:48, 30 October 2014Thumbnail for version as of 15:48, 30 October 2014440 × 414 (123 KB)Bibi Saint-PolFix mistakes and add cities in Sicily + Greek names for colonies
13:36, 30 October 2014Thumbnail for version as of 13:36, 30 October 2014440 × 414 (118 KB)Bibi Saint-PolHarmonizing colors and fonts with other maps + legend
16:31, 12 February 2011Thumbnail for version as of 16:31, 12 February 2011440 × 414 (102 KB)Malus CatulusFurther crop, colored sea, enlarged text
14:03, 7 September 2008Thumbnail for version as of 14:03, 7 September 2008440 × 450 (129 KB)Future Perfect at Sunrise{{Information |Description= |Source= |Date= |Author= |Permission= |other_versions= }}
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