- a district in ancient Greece, NW of Athens. Capital: Thebes.
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Examples from the Web for boeotia
I might have been in Boeotia, for any consciousness he had of me.The Golden Age
At once she was in a little valley in Boeotia in the Arcadian day.
Thebes now attempted the reduction of all the cities of Boeotia.Athens: Its Rise and Fall, Complete
Also, the daughters of Pierus, a king of Macedonia, who settled in Boeotia.1000 Mythological Characters Briefly Described
Edward S. Ellis
This is the presence of an Aeolic or semi-Aeolic form of language in Boeotia.The Heroic Age
H. Munro Chadwick
- a region of ancient Greece, northwest of Athens. It consisted of ten city-states, which formed the Boeotian League, led by Thebes: at its height in the 4th century bcModern Greek name: Voiotia
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