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s.s. greek vocalb

QuestionAnswer
epic a long poem that tells the story of a hero
barbarians the name given by the Greeks to any people who were not greek
colonies areas set up in conquered lands by the greek citys states for use when they themselves became over populated
Minoan am ancient Cretan civilization
Myths legends or stories that attempt to explain natural events
Dorians a group of that invaded Greece around 1000 B.C.
Hellenes THe name the Dorians gave themselves
Acropolis a hilltop fortress in ancient athens which inculded the Parthenon and other famous building where citizens met to discuss affairs of the country
agora the central marketplace in Ancient Athens and the site of numerous temple and goverment buildings
mattock a heavy hoe which was the cheif tool of Greek farmers
drama a serious play or theatrical
metics a class of people in Athens who were citizens
Helots One of the spartans slave classes
city-state a self governing unit made up of a city and its surrounding village and farmland
Homer
Dorians a group of that invaded Greece around 1000 B.C.
Hellenes THe name the Dorians gave themselves
Acropolis a hilltop fortress in ancient athens which inculded the Parthenon and other famous building where citizens met to discuss affairs of the country
agora the central marketplace in Ancient Athens and the site of numerous temple and goverment buildings
mattock a heavy hoe which was the cheif tool of Greek farmers
drama a serious play or theatrical
metics a class of people in Athens who were citizens
Helots One of the spartans slave classes
city-state a self governing unit made up of a city and its surrounding village and farmland
Homer a great greek epic poet that wrote the lliad and the odyssey
Dorians a group of that invaded Greece around 1000 B.C.
Hellenes THe name the Dorians gave themselves
Acropolis a hilltop fortress in ancient athens which inculded the Parthenon and other famous building where citizens met to discuss affairs of the country
agora the central marketplace in Ancient Athens and the site of numerous temple and goverment buildings
mattock a heavy hoe which was the cheif tool of Greek farmers
drama a serious play or theatrical
metics a class of people in Athens who were citizens
Helots One of the spartans slave classes
city-state a self governing unit made up of a city and its surrounding village and farmland
Homer
Dorians a group of that invaded Greece around 1000 B.C.
Hellenes THe name the Dorians gave themselves
Acropolis a hilltop fortress in ancient athens which inculded the Parthenon and other famous building where citizens met to discuss affairs of the country
agora the central marketplace in Ancient Athens and the site of numerous temple and goverment buildings
mattock a heavy hoe which was the cheif tool of Greek farmers
drama a serious play or theatrical
metics a class of people in Athens who were citizens
Helots One of the spartans slave classes
city-state a self governing unit made up of a city and its surrounding village and farmland
Homer
Dorians a group of that invaded Greece around 1000 B.C.
Hellenes THe name the Dorians gave themselves
Acropolis a hilltop fortress in ancient athens which inculded the Parthenon and other famous building where citizens met to discuss affairs of the country
agora the central marketplace in Ancient Athens and the site of numerous temple and goverment buildings
mattock a heavy hoe which was the cheif tool of Greek farmers
drama a serious play or theatrical
metics a class of people in Athens who were citizens
Helots One of the spartans slave classes
city-state a self governing unit made up of a city and its surrounding village and farmland
Homer
Dorians a group of that invaded Greece around 1000 B.C.
Hellenes THe name the Dorians gave themselves
Acropolis a hilltop fortress in ancient athens which inculded the Parthenon and other famous building where citizens met to discuss affairs of the country
agora the central marketplace in Ancient Athens and the site of numerous temple and goverment buildings
mattock a heavy hoe which was the cheif tool of Greek farmers
drama a serious play or theatrical
metics a class of people in Athens who were citizens
Helots One of the spartans slave classes
city-state a self governing unit made up of a city and its surrounding village and farmland
Homer a Greek epic poet and author of the Iliad and Odyssey
monarchy a system of goverement in which monarch- a king,queen, or emperor is the sole and absoulte ruler
oligarchy a system of goverment in which a few people rule
democracy a system of goverment in which the people rule, either directly or through elected representatives
tyrant a ruler who has absolute power ( not limited by a constitution or by other officals
polis a city- state in Ancient Greece
trireme a major sailing vessel powered by three banks of oarsmen
fresco a painting done on fresh plaster with water colors
Peloponnesus a hilly major pinsula in Greece
ostracized shunned,avoid
oracle places where the gods spoke directly to man
phalanx special greek battle formation where soldiers formed rows,closely pressed together
philosophy thstudy of the meaning and knowledge of life
Sophocles a famous greek writer
pericles a greek leader Golden Age
Ionia a group of greek cities on the coast of Asia Minor
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