Sentence Examples


  • Hermonymus of Sparta was his master in Greek.
  • The most important towns, besides Sparta and Gythium, were Bryseae, Amyclae and Pharis in the Eurotas plain, Pellana and Belbina on the upper Eurotas, Sellasia on the Oenus, Caryae on the Arcadian frontier, Prasiae, Zarax and Epidaurus Limera on the east coast, Geronthrae on the slopes of Parnon, Boeae, Asopus, Helos, Las and Teuthrone on the Laconian Gulf, and Hippola, Messa and Oetylus on the Messenian Gulf.
  • We hardly look on the Spartans as a nobility among the other Lacedaemonians; Sparta rather is a ruling city bearing sway over the other Lacedaemonian towns.
  • ARCHIDAMUS, the name of five kings of Sparta, of the Eurypontid house.
  • He showed great heroism in the defence of Sparta against Epaminondas immediately before the battle of Mantineia (362).
 

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