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- Thespiae (Gr****: Θεσπιαί, Thespiaí) was an ancient Gr**** city (polis) in Boeotia. It stood on level ground commanded by the low range of hills which run...
- After the Battle of Thermopylae, the Persian army burned down the city of Thespiae. The citizens had fled to the Peloponnese. Later, the Thespians fought...
- courtesans and prostitutes as well. She was born as the daughter of Epicles at Thespiae in Boeotia, but lived in Athens. The exact dates of her birth and death...
- Thespian may refer to: A citizen of the Ancient Gr**** city of Thespiae An actor or actress Thespis, the first credited actor A member of the International...
- to withdraw his forces back to Thespiae. Shortly after the stand-off in Thebes, Agesilaus disbanded his army in Thespiae and returned to Peloponnesos through...
- Narcissus (/nɑːrˈsɪsəs/; Ancient Gr****: Νάρκισσος Nárkissos) was a hunter from Thespiae in Boeotia who was known for his beauty. According to Tzetzes, he rejected...
- legends related to Boeotia include: Eros, worshiped by a fertility cult in Thespiae The Muses of Mount Helicon Ogyges and the Ogygian deluge Cadmus, who was...
- However, in late antiquity, Eros was worshiped by a fertility cult in Thespiae. In Athens, he shared a very po****r cult with Aphrodite, and the fourth...
- the neighbourhood of Leuctra, a village in Boeotia in the territory of Thespiae. The Theban victory shattered Sparta's immense influence over the Gr****...
- this alone does not explain the fact that they remained; the remainder of Thespiae was successfully evacuated before the Persians arrived there. It seems...
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