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Mantzavineika, older: Mantzavinaiika (Greek: Μαντζαβιναίικα) was an old neighbourhood in the eastern part of the city of Patras northeast of the Ancient Odeon. The origin of the name comes from the family of Patras "Mantzavini" (Μαντζαβίνη) which lived in Sotiradi and Pantokratoros Streets. The family descended from the village of Mantzavinata in which is now in the municipality of Lixouri in the Kefalonia prefecture.


  • Κώστας Ν. Τριανταφύλλου, Ιστορικόν Λεξικόν των Πατρών, Τόμος Β', Τυπογραφείο Πέτρου Χρ. Κούλη, Πάτρα 1995, Τρίτη Έκδοση, λήμμα "Μαντζαβίνος" (in Greek)


  • The first version of the article is translated and is based from the article at the Greek Wikipedia (el:Main Page)