Sentence Examples

  • The most celebrated festival of the citygoddess was the Panathenaea at Athens and other places.
  • (8) The Panathenaea, at which the new robes for the image of the goddess were carried through the city, spread like a sail on a mast.
  • PANATHENAEA, the oldest and most important of the Athenian festivals.
  • It is said that when Theseus united the whole land under one government he made the festival of the city-goddess common to the entire country, and changed the older name Athenaea to Panathenaea (Plutarch, Theseus, 24).
  • It is probable that the distinction of Greater and Lesser Panathenaea dates from this period, the latter being .a shorter and simpler festival held every year.

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