- in ancient times, a region dominated by the city of Thebes (Greece): fl. from c. 600 until the destruction of Thebes in 336
- department of EC Greece, northwest of Attica
An ancient region of Greece north of Attica and the Gulf of Corinth. The cities of the region formed the Boeotian League in the sixth century BC but were usually under the dominance of Thebes.
From Latin Boeotia, from Ancient Greek Βοιωτία (Boiōtia).
Proper nounSee also: Boeotia
- Dated form of Boeotia.