Cephissus


Cephissus

Cephissus, Cephisus, Kephisos, or Kifisos may refer to:

  • Cephissus (Boeotia), a river in through northern Boeotia
  • Cephissus (Athenian plain), a river in Attica flowing through the Athenian plain
  • Cephissus (Eleusis), a tributary of the Saronic Gulf from the Eleusinian plain
  • Cephissus (mythology), a man changed into a sea monster by Apollo
  • Cephissus, a Martian canal, per List of Martian canals
  • Battle of the Cephissus, 15 March 1311 conflict between the Frankish Greek forces of Walter V of Brienne and the mercenaries of the Catalan Company

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  • Lake Copais — Location of Lake Copais in antiquity. Lake Copais, Kopais, or Kopaida (ancient Greek Κωπαΐς, modern Κωπαΐδα) used to be in the centre of Boeotia, Greece, west of Thebes until the late 19th century. The area where it was located, though now a… …   Wikipedia

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