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The perioikoi were residents of Sparta without full citizenship but free unlike the helots.

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Question 21 — Option I – Greece: Spartan Society to the Battle of
[The perioikoi] enjoyed free status and managed the internal affairs of their economic role of the perioikoi must have become a very important one. 10. 6.
CLAS 201 (Lecture Five) We have finished with our description of
were referred to as the perioikoi (those who dwell around us). Relations between the Spartans and the perioikoi were stable.
Paul Cartledge, Thermopylae: The Battle That Changed the World
Jan 1, 2007 perioikoi or “dwellers around”—a peculiar class of farmers and soldiers freer than slaves but far below the rank of citizens).
The Trilingual Inscription of the Létôon Lycian Version Lycian Text 1
And the city and the perioikoi added land-sections belonging to the city. 10.
These were divided into free but non-citizen Perioikoi, and semi-free, serf-like. Helots.

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Πάτρα: "Έτσι όπως πάμε θα θρηνήσουμε θύματα...", έλεγαν oι περίοικοι χθες
Παράπλευρες… απώλειες των χθεσινοβραδινών επεισοδίων στα Ψηλαλώνια οι φθορές που προκλήθηκαν σε σταθμευμένα Ι.Χ., κυρίως στην οδό Σισσίνη αλλά και σε άλλους δρόμους γύρω από την πλατεία και την οδό Γούναρη.

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Perioeci - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The perioeci, or perioikoi, were the members of an autonomous group of free but non-citizen inhabitants of Sparta.
The perioikoi lived among the ancient Spartans. The perioikoi were residents of Sparta without full citizenship but free unlike the helots.
Sparta Reconsidered - Spartan Economy - Spartiates, Perioikoi, Helots
Jul 9, 2010 Historic information about the Greek city-state of Sparta and the Spartan economy.
Perioikoi - Wiktionary
Perioikoi. Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Jump to: navigation, search.
Sparta Reconsidered: Shopkeepers and Shipmasters: The Perioikoi

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