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Definition of Argive

Argive
Argive Ar"give, a. [L. Argivus, fr. Argos, Argi.] Of or performance to Argos, the capital of Argolis in Greece. -- n. A native of Argos. Often used as a generic term, equivalent to Grecian or Greek.

Meaning of Argive from wikipedia

- for the past 7,000 years. A resident of the city of Argos is known as an Argive (/ˈɑːrɡaɪv/ AR-ghyve, /-dʒaɪv/ -⁠jyve; Gr****: Ἀργεῖος). However, this term...
- boasting that she had more children than Leto. According to Pausanias, the Argives of his day said that she had a daughter named Meliboea, later called Chloris...
- to Argos, of Peloponnese in Southern Greece, hence the name Argeads or Argives. Initially the rulers of the tribe of the same name, by the time of Philip...
- consulted about the means of averting the plague, he answered that the Argives must propitiate Psamathe and Linus. This was attempted by means of sacrifices...
- Ancient Gr****: Δανάη, Ancient Gr****: [daˈna.ɛː], Modern: [ðaˈna.i]) was an Argive princess and mother of the hero ****us by Zeus. She was credited with founding...
- the Peloponnesus. In Homer's Iliad, "Danaans" ("tribe of Danaus") and "Argives" commonly designate the Gr**** forces opposed to the Trojans. Danaus, was...
- Argive genealogy in Gr**** mythology v t e...
- rɔ̌ː.pɛː]) was the mother of King Minos of Crete, a Phoenician princess of Argive origin, after whom the continent Europe is named. The story of her abduction...
- Argive genealogy in Gr**** mythology v t e...
- Gr****: Σήπεια) (c. 494 BC), the Spartan forces of Cleomenes I defeated the Argives, fully establishing Spartan dominance in the Peloponnese. The Battle of...
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