Epidaurus
geographical name ancient town S Greece in Argolis on Saronic Gulf

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  • Epidaurus — Επίδαυρος Location …   Wikipedia

  • EPIDAURUS — urbs Peloponnesi, Aesculapii templo celeberrima. Unde etiam Romani cum gravi pestilentia laborarent, consulroqueve oraculo iuberentur Aeseulapium Romam advehere, trire mem cum legatis ea de causa Epidaurum misêre. Verum cum Epidaurii Deum… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Epidaurus — Epidaurus, alte Stadt in Argolis, mit berühmtem Asklepiosheiligtume …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Epidaurus — Epidaurus, griech. Stadt auf der argolischen Halbinsel mit gutem Hafen, Seehandel, gutem Weine und Pferden u. dem berühmten Tempel des Aesculap, zu welchem unzählige Kranke wallfahrteten; von diesem und großen Krankenhäusern sind noch Ruinen… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Epidaurus — /ep i dawr euhs/, n. an ancient town in S Greece, in Argolis: sanctuary of Asclepius; outdoor theater still in use. * * * Town, ancient Greece. An important commercial centre in the northeastern Peloponnese, it was famed for its 4th century BC… …   Universalium

  • Epidaurus — Teil des Heiligtums in Epidauros; April 2008 Epidauros (griechisch Ἐπίδαυρος, lateinisch: Epidaurus) ist die bedeutendste antike Kultstätte für den Heilgott Asklepios in Griechenland. Sie liegt auf der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • EPIDAURUS —    a town of ancient Greece, in Argolis, on the eastern shore of the Peloponnesus; was at one time an independent State and an active centre of trade, but was chiefly noted for its famous temple of Æsculapius, to which people flocked to be cured… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Epidaurus — Ep•i•dau•rus [[t]ˌɛp ɪˈdɔr əs[/t]] n. anh geg an ancient town in S Greece, in Argolis: sanctuary of Asclepius; outdoor theater …   From formal English to slang

  • Epidaurus — /ɛpəˈdɔrəs/ (say epuh dawruhs) noun an ancient city and port in Greece, in north eastern Peloponnesus, in Argolis on the Saronic Gulf …   Australian English dictionary

  • Epidaurus — /ep i dawr euhs/, n. an ancient town in S Greece, in Argolis: sanctuary of Asclepius; outdoor theater still in use …   Useful english dictionary

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