from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An ancient city of east-central Greece in eastern Boeotia. The Spartans defeated Athenian forces here in 457 B.C.
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- proper n. A city in southeastern Viotia prefecture Greece
- proper n. Used to denote a style of terracotta statuary from 5th-3rd centuries BCE.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The name-giving genus of the family Tanagridæ.
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Morris and El-Haj at Alwan (like Darmok and Jalad at Tanagra)
She has all the delicate grace of a Tanagra figurine.
Thebes as far as the territory of Tanagra, for at that date Tanagra was still in the hands of Hypatodorus and his party, who were friends of the Lacedaemonians.
They then left them under the care of a guard, and retiring to Tanagra concerted an attack upon
Apollo which is in the district of Tanagra and looks towards
Meanwhile the Boeotians were gathering at Tanagra.
The battle was fought at Tanagra in Boeotia, and the
They pulled down the walls of Tanagra and took as hostages from the Opuntian Locrians a hundred of their richest citizens.
He landed them at Tanagra and there made a hasty raid; in the evening he sailed from Chalcis in
There they encamped, and all together devastated the country, remaining at Tanagra during that day and the following night.
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