Sentence Examples


  • In 191, however, he was routed at Thermopylae by the Romans under Manius Acilius Glabrio, and obliged to withdraw to Asia.
  • Strangely enough, it is not recorded what part Trachis played in the defence of Thermopylae against Xerxes.
  • Again in 323 they took part in the Lamian War against Antipater, and in 279 helped to defend Thermopylae against the Gauls.
  • It is known, too, that the meeting at Thermopylae followed that at Delphi (inscr.
  • 'AXEa in Boeotia); and, most important of all, 'Aµqucrvovcs, at Anthela near Thermopylae, as patron-goddess of the Amphictyonic league, subsequently so well known in connexion with the temple at Delphi.