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Definition of the noun Eurybiades
What does Eurybiades mean as a name of something?
Eurybiades is a genus of Tetrigidae, described by Rehn in 1929.
- synonym: genus Eurybiades
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Orthoptera
- family: Tetrigidae
- species Eurybiades cerastes
Who is Eurybiades?
Eurybiades was the Spartan commander in charge of the Greek navy during the Second Persian invasion of Greece.
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System Reset (2015)
by John Sherwood Illsley
“Your admiral Eurybiades is a great admiral. And the Gods will be with us.
A Study of the Speeches in Herodotus’ Histories with Special Attention to by Vasiliki Zali
Themistocles' speech to Eurybiades is a symbouleutic speech which forms part of a debate (8.60α–γ). Still, it presents us with an interesting blend of exhortatory elements and deliberative argumentation. On the one hand, Themistocles ...
Conflict in Ancient Greece and Rome: The Definitive Political, Social, and Military Encyclopedia [3 volumes] (2016)
The Definitive Political, Social, and Military Encyclopedia by Sara E. Phang, Iain Spence Ph.D., Douglas Kelly Ph.D., Peter Londey Ph.D.
Eurybiades, a Spartiate, commanded the allied Greek fleet that fought the battles of Artemisium and Salamis during the Persian invasion in 480. Sparta had little naval experience at the time and provided only 16 ships out of 378, but Sparta's ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
History and biography, vol. 1
Eurybiades the Spartan had been made Chief of the combined fleet; for, Debate' of although the Athenian ships were superior in number the ant“ to those of the Spartans, yet, the long-acknowledged respecting superiority of the latter nation ...
Themistocles, as commander of the Athenian fleet, which was the largest in Greece, consented to fight under the Spartan commander, Eurybiades, but it was only through the former's tact and adroit use of ...
by Donker Van Heel
Eurybiades (5th century BC) Spartan admiral.
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Scrabble value of E1U1R1Y4B3I1A1D2E1S1
The value of this 10-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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