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Chaeronea Explained

Chaeronea at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Ancient city, E Greece. Its ruins are located in W Boeotia southeast of Mt. Parnassus, near Orchomenus. Philip II of Macedon won the Battle of Chaeronea there in 338 BC. In 86 BC it was the scene of a victory of Sulla over Mithradates VI of Pontus. Plutarch was born there c.AD 46.

Chaeronea at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

Chaeronea
n : a battle in which Philip II of Macedon defeated the
Athenians and Thebans (338 BC) and also Sulla defeated
Mithridates (86 BC)

Chaeronea at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Chæronea

English

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Alternative forms

* Chæronea

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » sc=polytonic|Χαιρώνεια.

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • A village in Boeotia, Greece.

  • Translation: pl » Chaeronea