Boeotia

[ bee-oh-shuh ]
/ biˈoʊ ʃə /

noun

a district in ancient Greece, NW of Athens. Capital: Thebes.

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Boeotia
/ (bɪˈəʊʃɪə) /

noun

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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