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  • LACEDAEMON, in historical times an alternative name of Laconia.
  • Lacedaemon is now the name of a separate department, which had in 1907 a population of 87,106.
  • After a long and happy life in Lacedaemon, Menelaus, as the son-in-law of Zeus, did not die but was translated to Elysium (Homer, Odyssey, iii.
  • The district has been divided into two departments (nomes), Lacedaemon and Laconia, with their capitals at Sparta and Gythium respectively.
  • But in Lacedaemon [Footnote: Lacedaemon (_pro_. las e de'mon).] there is a good and noble man named Chilon.[Footnote: Chilon (_pro_. ki'lon).] He loves his country, he loves his fellow men, he loves learning.

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