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Definition of the noun mantineia

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noun - plural: -

  1. the site of three famous battles among Greek city-states: in 418 BC and 362 BC and 207 BC

Place

Mantineia was a city in ancient Greece that was the site of two significant battles in Classical Greek history.

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Google previewThe Saturday Review of Politics, Literature, Science, Art, and Finance (1872)

Xenophon's remark after Mantineia is that no one could tell who were the conqueror, and that yet greater confusion and uncertainty followed in Greece | than there had been before. This exactly sets forth the state of the case. The second battle ...

Google previewSaturday Review (1872)

Politics, Literature, Science and Art

Xenophon's remark after Mantineia is that no one could tell who were ...

Google previewDictionary of Battles from the Earliest Date to the Present Time (1904)

by Thomas Benfield Harbottle

Mantineia (Peloponnesian War). Fought B.C. 418, between 10,000 Spartans and Tegeans, under Agis, and an equal force of Athenians, under Laches and Nicostratus. The Spartan left was completely routed, but the Athenian centre and left ...

Google previewEncyclopedic Dictionary of Archaeology (2013)

by Barbara Ann Kipfer

The siteincludes Megalopolis, Mantineia, andArgos; thesummitof Mt. Ith6mi served as the akropolis. The classical city withstood several Macedonian andSpartan sieges.After the Battle of Chaeronea in 338 Bc,it was absorbedinto the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chronology (1872)

Historical and Biographical by Bernard Bolingbroke Woodward, William Leist Readwin Cates

– Cleomenes besieges Mantineia, Tegea, and Orchomenos, 229 a –Cleomenes seizes and fortifies the Athenaeum in Belbina, Aratus attempts to surprise Tegea and Orchomenos, 228, 227 b–Cleomenes recalled by ...

Google previewNew International Encyclopedia (1916)

Marrfoeia, Mantineia) . A city of Arcadia, in the Peloponnesus, on the high table-land west of Argolis ( Map : Greece, Ancient, C 3 ) . It was on the river Ophis, in a broad plain, and was at first a group ...

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