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Definition of Peloponnesian

Peloponnesian
Peloponnesian Pel`o*pon*ne"sian, a. [L. Peloponnesius, fr. Peloponnesus, Gr. ?, lit., the Island of Pelops; ?, ?, Pelops + ? an island.] Of or pertaining to the Peloponnesus, or southern peninsula of Greece. -- n. A native or an inhabitant of the Peloponnesus.

Meaning of Peloponnesian from wikipedia

- homeland of the Peloponnesian League. Soldiers from the peninsula fought in the Persian Wars, and it was also the scene of the Peloponnesian War of 431–404...
- The Peloponnesian War (431–404 BC) was an ancient Gr**** war fought by the Delian League led by Athens against the Peloponnesian League led by Sparta....
- The Peloponnesian League was an alliance in the Peloponnesus from the 6th to the 4th centuries BC, dominated by Sparta. It is known mainly for being one...
- of the Peloponnesian War, p. 44. Donald Kagan, The Outbreak of the Peloponnesian War, p. 10. Donald Kagan, The Outbreak of the Peloponnesian War, p....
- The History of the Peloponnesian War (Gr****: Ἱστορίαι, "Histories") is a historical account of the Peloponnesian War (431–404 BC), which was fought between...
- The First Peloponnesian War (460–445 BC) was fought between Sparta as the leaders of the Peloponnesian League and Sparta's other allies, most notably Thebes...
- Peloponnesians may refer to: The inhabitants of the Peloponnese peninsula in Greece The Peloponnesian League, an alliance of states in the Peloponnese...
- during its golden age, specifically the time between the Persian and the Peloponnesian Wars. He was descended, through his mother, from the powerful and...
-   400 BC) was an Athenian historian and general. His History of the Peloponnesian War recounts the fifth-century BC war between Sparta and Athens until...
- heavy-handed control of the Delian League prompted the outbreak of the Peloponnesian War; the League was dissolved upon the war's conclusion in 404 BC under...
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