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Meaning of "Chaeronea" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHAERONEA

Chaeronea  [ˌkɛrəˈniːə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHAERONEA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Chaeronea is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CHAERONEA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Chaeronea

Chaeronea

Chaeronea is a village and a former municipality in Boeotia, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Livadeia, of which it is a municipal unit. Population 2,218. It is located by the mountain Thourion and in the Kifisós river valley, NW of Thebes.

Definition of Chaeronea in the English dictionary

The definition of Chaeronea in the dictionary is an ancient Greek town in W Boeotia: site of the victory of Philip of Macedon over the Athenians and Thebans and of Sulla over Mithridates.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHAERONEA


dyspnea
dɪspˈniːə
dyspnoea
dɪspˈniːə
gorgoneia
ˌɡɔːɡəˈniːə
hyperpnea
ˌhaɪpəpˈniːə
hyperpnoea
ˌhaɪpəpˈniːə
orthopnoea
ˌɔːθəʊpˈniːə
Panathenaea
pæˌnæθɪˈniːə
perinea
ˌperɪˈniːə
peritonea
ˌpɛrɪtəˈniːə
polypnea
ˌpɒlɪpˈniːə
prytanea
ˌprɪtəˈniːə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHAERONEA

Chabrier
Chabrol
chachka
chack
chacma
Chaco
chaconne
chad
chadarim
Chadderton
Chadic
chadless
chado
chador
chadri
Chadwick

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHAERONEA

apnea
British New Guinea
Canea
collectanea
columnea
cornea
dulcinea
Dutch New Guinea
Equatorial Guinea
French Guinea
guinea
Gulf of Guinea
hypopnea
miscellanea
New Guinea
Papua New Guinea
tachypnea
tinea
Trust Territory of New Guinea
usnea

Synonyms and antonyms of Chaeronea in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Chaeronea» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHAERONEA

Find out the translation of Chaeronea to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Chaeronea from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Chaeronea» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

Chaeronea
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Queronea
570 millions of speakers

English

Chaeronea
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Chaeronea
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

شارونيا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Херонее
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Chaeronea
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Chaeronea
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Chéronée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Chaeronea
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Chaeronea
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

カイロネイア
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Chaeronea
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Chaeronea
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Chaeronea
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Chaeronea
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Chaeronea
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Chaeronea
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Cheronea
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Chaeronea
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Херонєє
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Chaeronea
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Χαιρώνειας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Chaeronea
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Chaeronea
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Chaeronea
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Chaeronea

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHAERONEA»

The term «Chaeronea» is normally little used and occupies the 138.075 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHAERONEA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Chaeronea

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHAERONEA»

Discover the use of Chaeronea in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Chaeronea and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Grammarian Epaphroditus
The Greek grammarian Epaphroditus, trained in Alexandria and prominent as a teacher in Rome of the Neronian-Flavian era, continued the tradition of Hellenistic scholarship in his study of Homer, the Hesiodic Shield of Herakles, and the ...
Epaphroditus (of Chaeronea.), Bruce Karl Braswell, Margarethe Billerbeck, 2007
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The Way to Chaeronea: Foreign Policy, Decision Making and ...
This book is a study of the relations between Athens and Macedonia during some dramatic years in the 4th century B.C. Montgomery analyzes the speeches of the great orator Demosthenes to elucidate the political play behind the Athenian ...
Hugo Montgomery, 1983
3
Cyrene to Chaeronea: Selected Essays on Ancient Greek History
This selection of papers, by the distinguished historian of ancient Greece George Cawkwell, reflects a half-century of outstanding scholarship that is of immense value to anyone studying the ancient world today.
George Cawkwell, 2011
4
Great Captains of Antiquity
Nearby the statue of the Lion of Chaeronea, itself a lonely sentinel, still stands guard over that sorrowful plain. It was said of Alexander on that day that he wept. The Battle of Chaeronea was one of the most important battles in the history of ...
Richard A. Gabriel, 2001
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Battle of Chaeronea
The Battle of Chaeronea (Greek: ) was fought in 338 BC, near the city of Chaeronea in Boeotia, between the forces of Philip II of Macedon and an alliance of Greek city-states (the principal members of which were Athens and Thebes).
Jesse Russel, Ronald Cohn, 2013
6
Pausanias's Description of Greece
On reaching the plain of Chaeronea we hold on westward for about twenty minutes, skirting the northern foot of the hills till we reach Kapraena, the hamlet which occupies a part of the site of Chaeronea. It consists of only a few houses, but ...
Pausanias, James George Frazer, 2012
7
100 Decisive Battles: From Ancient Times to the Present
after Leuctra and certainly after Chaeronea could only claim philosophical preeminence, not military or political. The batde at Leuctra has great military significance because it introduced a new view of warfare. Some sources even say that this ...
Paul K. Davis, 1999
8
86 Bc: Battle of Chaeronea, List of State Leaders in 86 Bc, ...
Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge.
Books Llc, 2010
9
Battle of Chaeronea (86 BC)
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Nuadha Trev, 2012
10
Alexander the Great
For the later battle, see Battle of Chaeronea (86 BC) The Battle of Chaeronea was fought in 338 BC, near the city of Chaeronea in Boeotia, between the forces of Philip II of Macedon and an alliance of Greek city-states (the principle members ...
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHAERONEA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Chaeronea is used in the context of the following news items.
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Your Statement on Greek and Balkan history
In the Battle of Chaeronea, the Macedonians had not defeated “the Greeks”; they had defeated the Athenians, Thebans and their very few allies ... «Hellenic News of America, Jun 15»
2
Australian Politician responds to Greek Lobby over Macedonian …
Indeed, the Battle of Chaeronea where the Macedonians defeated the Greeks in 338 BC was said to mark the end of Greek history and the ... «MINA, Jun 15»
3
European success “only the beginning” for Thebans
... their lives for each other and their home city of Thebes, which they duly did at the battle of Chaeronea in 338 BC against Philip II of Macedon, ... «KaleidoScot, Jun 15»
4
Book Review: Ian Worthington's 'By The Spear'
His victory in 338 at Chaeronea in central Greece dealt a deathblow to the political dominance of citystate democracy and, as Worthington says, ... «Economic Times, Feb 15»
5
Mystery of Alexander the Great-era tomb holds Greeks in thrall
In 338B, Alexander took charge of the Companion Cavalry and aided his father in defeating the Athenian and Theban armies at Chaeronea. «Times of Malta, Dec 14»
6
Waterloo gay bar to focus on inclusiveness
The bar's name is derived from The Order of Chaeronea, a secret society in the late 1800s for homosexual men to freely communicate and be ... «Waterloo Record, Nov 14»
7
10 Ghost Stories That Will Haunt You for Life
In the city of Chaeronea, Greece, there was a boy named Damon who attracted the attention of a Roman military commander, who apparently ... «Live Science, Oct 14»
8
The Order of Chaeronea: Salford artist jets off to Texas to study poet …
The Order of Chaeronea was a secret society founded by Ives as a result of his belief that homosexuals would not be accepted openly in ... «Mancunian Matters, Oct 14»
9
Is the Mother of Alexander the Great in the Tomb at Amphipolis? Part 2
... biggest of the lions from early Hellenistic tombs and far bigger than the lion that stood (and now stands again) on the battle site of Chaeronea ... «Greek Reporter, Sep 14»
10
Democracies Like Military Cuts
With his defeat of Athens and Thebes at Chaeronea in 338 BC, Philip achieved his aim, and the Athenians lost their political freedom. Ancient ... «FrontPage Magazine, Aug 14»

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