The Lexicon of Greek Personal
Names (LGPN) was established to collect and publish all ancient Greek
drawing on the full range of written sources from the
8th century B.C. down to the late Roman Empire.
- The project: the origin and purpose
- Publications: details of published
volumes including name lists and statistics; forthcoming volumes, associated
- Online facilities: Name
Search over 35,000 published names; indexes and bibliographies
of LGPN I-VA; LGPN
IIA: addenda, corrigenda, name indexes and statistics from revised
LGPN II (version April 2007).
- LGPN Database Search: conversion project
using TEI-compliant XML.
- LGPN Website Search
- Ancient Greek names: an introduction,
including their formation and development, and our sources for them.
We also have a little information about modern Greek names.
- Greek Names in English: routes taken from originally Greek names to the modern English
- Announcements: latest publication, new additions
to the site, developments, news and events.
- Contact details: staff and the Advisory
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