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  • noun Plural form of Mantinean.

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Examples

  • The Mantineans were the first that requested his aid; and when he entered their city by night, they aided him to expel the Achaean garrison, and put themselves under his protection.

    The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans

  • The Mantineans were the first to pass a resolution forbidding such use of the sacred property.

    Hellenica

  • With this purpose they marched against the Mantineans, on the ground that they had violated their oaths in marching against Tegea with an armed force.

    Hellenica

  • Not less stoutly did the Mantineans from their villages under their aristocratic form of government flock to the

    Hellenica

  • The spectacle of the Mantineans rejoicing at their misfortune would have been too severe an ordeal for his soldiers.

    Hellenica

  • As soon as the enemy were seen galloping up with evidently hostile intent, the Mantineans fell to praying the

    Hellenica

  • Consequently the Mantineans, along with those of the

    Hellenica

  • The Mantineans themselves were forced to stay at home to keep an eye on these.

    Hellenica

  • After him the Mantineans stepped upon the stage, and some other Arcadians also stood up; they had accoutred themselves in all their warlike finery.

    Anabasis

  • Mantineans were the first to pass a resolution forbidding such use of the sacred property.

    Hellenica

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