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Euthyna, euthynai

  1. Peter Liddel

Published Online: 26 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444338386.wbeah04110

The Encyclopedia of Ancient History

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Liddel, P. 2012. Euthyna, euthynai. The Encyclopedia of Ancient History. .

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  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2012


In Athens, the euthyna (“a straightening”; often in the plural form when referring to legal procedure) checked the conduct of outgoing magistrates.


  • ancient Greece;
  • classical civilization;
  • Greek history;
  • legal history;
  • political history