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Paeonia,tribes and Environs

Paeoplae (Ancient Greek: Παιόπλαι) were an ancient Paeonian[1] tribe in Thrace. The name is suggested to have Thracian origin.[2]

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  1. ^ The Histories (Penguin Classics) by Herodotus, John M. Marincola, and Aubery de Selincourt, ISBN 0-14-044908-6, 2003, page 315: "... was that a number of Paeonian tribes - the Siriopaeones, Paeoplae, ..."
  2. ^ [Thracia - Edition 16 - p 110 Detschew suggested that the name of the Paeoplae might be of Thracian origin