The Athenians honoured him with a statue and a shrine, and one of the Attic demes was named after him.
Augustus honoured his memory by a magnificent funeral.
In particular Sir John Murray considers that only deeps exceeding 3000 fathoms in depth should be named, and in his charts he has named these deeps after persons whether the individuals thus honoured had themselves discovered or explored the deeps in question or not.
On his return home his university honoured him with the honorary degree of D.C.L.
The companies had yearly feasts, at which the commander honoured warriors who had slain one or more of the enemy.