Lacedaemon
geographical name — see SpartaLacedaemonian adjective or noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lacedaemon — LACEDAEMON, ŏnis, Gr. Λακεδάιμων, ονος, (⇒ Tab. X.) Jupiters und der Taygeta Sohn, heurathete die Sparte, des Eurotas Tochter. Apollod. l. III. c. 10. §. 3. & Hygin. Fab. 155. Er gab von sich dem Lande, von seiner Gemahlinn aber der neu erbaueten …   Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

  • Lacedaemon — [las΄ə dē′mən] SPARTA Lacedaemonian [Lac΄edi mō′nē ən] adj., n …   English World dictionary

  • LACEDAEMON — I. LACEDAEMON Semeles an Taeiigetae ex Iove fil. ductâ Sparte, Eurorae filiâ Lelegis pronepte, Spartam Moysis tempore s. Lacedaemoniorum civitatem condidit. Comestor in c. 10. Exod. Eius fil. Amyclas fuit, filia, Acrisii Argivorum Regis uxor… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Lacedaemon — /las i dee meuhn/, n. 1. Sparta. 2. Class. Myth. the son of Zeus and Taÿgete and the founder of the city of Sparta. * * * …   Universalium

  • Lacedaemon — noun /ˌlæsəˈdiːmən/ another name of Sparta …   Wiktionary

  • Lacedaemon — Lac•e•dae•mon [[t]ˌlæs ɪˈdi mən[/t]] n. geg anh Sparta Lac e•dae•mo′ni•an dɪˈmoʊ ni ən adj. n …   From formal English to slang

  • Lacedaemon — /læsəˈdimən/ (say lasuh deemuhn) noun ancient Sparta. –Lacedaemonian /læsədəˈmoʊniən/ (say lasuhduh mohneeuhn), adjective, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • Lacedaemon — /las i dee meuhn/, n. 1. Sparta. 2. Class. Myth. the son of Zeus and Taÿgete and the founder of the city of Sparta …   Useful english dictionary

  • ЛАКЕДЕМОН —    • Lacedaemon,          см. Laconica, Лаконика, 8 …   Реальный словарь классических древностей

  • Dorians — This article is about the population of ancient Greece. For other uses, see Dorian (disambiguation). History of Greece This article is part of …   Wikipedia

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