Achaeans


Achaeans
Biographical Dictionary of Ancient Egypt by Rosalie and Antony E. David

Ancient Egypt. A Reference Guide. . 2011.

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  • Achaeans — This article is about the ancient people called the Achaeans. See Achaea (MUD) for the MUD. The Achaeans (Greek: polytonic|Ἀχαιοί, Akhaioi ) is one of the collective names used for the Greeks in Homer s Iliad (used 598 times) and Odyssey . The… …   Wikipedia

  • Achaeans — n. $WI CONJ: 193 …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Achaeans (Homer) — This article is about the Homeric use of the term Achaeans . For other uses in antiquity, see Achaea (disambiguation). Danaan redirects here. For other uses, see Danaan (disambiguation). Trojan War …   Wikipedia

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  • Trojan War — In Greek mythology, the Trojan War was waged against the city of Troy by the Achaeans after Paris of Troy stole Helen from her husband Menelaus, the king of Sparta. The war is among the most important events in Greek mythology, and was narrated… …   Wikipedia

  • Greeks — This article is about the Greek people. For the finance term, see Greeks (finance). Greeks Έλληνες 1st row: Homer • King Leonidas • Pericles • Herodotus • Hippocrates 2nd row: Socrates • Plato • Aristotle • …   Wikipedia

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  • Achaean — /euh kee euhn/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Achaea or the Achaeans. 2. (in the Iliad) Greek. n. 3. an inhabitant of Achaea. 4. a Greek, esp. a member of the Achaean League. 5. a member of one of the four main divisions of prehistoric Greeks,… …   Universalium


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