Sentence Examples

  • Long before the overthrow of Pisa the list of contests had been so enlarged as to invest the celebration with a Panhellenic character.
  • The great oracles, however, were of Panhellenic celebrity and did not serve each a particular state, and so in this direction also the risk of an independent priestly power within the state was avoided.'
  • Olympia entered on a new phase of brilliant and secure existence as a recognized Panhellenic institution.
  • The temple inventories recently discovered at Delos illustrate the great quantity of such possessions which were apt to accumulate at a shrine of Panhellenic celebrity.
  • Without risking any revolt of Hellenic feeling, the new " captain-general " of Greece could erect a monument of his triumph in the very heart of the Panhellenic sanctuary.

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