Aetolian
adjective or noun see Aetolia

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  • Aetolian — See Aetolia. * * * …   Universalium

  • aetolian — ae·to·li·an …   English syllables

  • aetolian — ēˈtōlēən, lyən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Aetolia, ancient district of Greece (from Latin, from Greek Aitōlia) + English an 1. : of, relating to, or characteristic of Aetolia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aetolian campaign — Infobox Military Conflict colour scheme=background:#cccccc caption= conflict=Aetolian campaign partof=the Peloponnesian War date=426 BC place=Aetolia result=Aetolian victory combatant1=Athens, Naupactus, Other Athenian allies combatant2=Aetolian… …   Wikipedia

  • Aetolian War — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Cretan War caption=Map of Aetolia date=191 BC 189 BC place=Aetolia, Greece territory= result=Roman victory casus=Aetolia s support of Antiochus combatant1=Aetolian League, Athamania combatant2=Rome, Achean… …   Wikipedia

  • Aetolian League — Federal state of ancient Aetolia in central Greece, probably based on a looser tribal community. A leading power by с 340 BC, the Aetolian League resisted invasions by Macedonia in 322 and 314–311, expanded into Delphi, and allied with Boeotia с… …   Universalium

  • Aetolian League (football) — The Aetolian League was a short lived football league in the south east of England. It was established in 1959 after the demise of the Kent League left a number of clubs without a home. In 1964 after only five seasons of existence, it merged with …   Wikipedia

  • Aetolian League — The Aetolian League was a confederation of states in ancient Greece [Grainger, 1999] centered on the cities of Aetolia in central Greece. Alternatively termed the Aitolian League, it was established in 370 BC in opposition to Macedon and the… …   Wikipedia

  • Aetolian League — /iˌtoʊliən ˈlig/ (say ee.tohleeuhn leeg) noun a Greek political confederation which flourished in the 3rd century BC in opposition to the Achaean League …   Australian English dictionary

  • Aetolia — Aetolian, adj., n. /ee toh lee euh/, n. an ancient district in W Greece, now part of the province of Aetolia and Acarnania. See map under Delphi. Modern Greek, Aitolía. * * * District north of the Gulf of Corinth, ancient Greece. Aetolia figures… …   Universalium

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