Sentence Examples

  • LARISSA (Turk.
  • The department of Larissa had in 1907 a population of 95,066.
  • Larissa, written Larisa on ancient coins and inscriptions, is near the site of the Homeric Argissa.
  • The principal rivals of the Aleuadae were the Scopadae of Crannon, the remains of which (called by the Turks Old Larissa) are about 14 m.
  • Larissa was the headquarters of Ali Pasha during the Greek War of Independence, and of the crown prince Constantine during the Greco-Turkish War; the flight of the Greek army from this place to Pharsala took place on the 23rd of April 1897.