Definition for chalcis (2 of 2)
Related formsEu·boe·an, adjective, nounEu·bo·ic [yoo-boh-ik] /yuˈboʊ ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for chalcis
He subsequently taught philosophy at Rhodes and died at Chalcis in Euboea.
According to one account they flourished at the same time and even had a contest of skill at Chalcis in Euboea.Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica|Homer and Hesiod
He retreated into the wilderness of Chalcis, where he remained five years.A History of Roman Literature|Harold North Fowler
Leake supposes it to have occupied the important pass on the road from Thebes to Chalcis, leading to the maritime plain.
Antiochus meanwhile was staying at Chalcis and keeping quiet.Dio's Rome, Volume 1 (of 6)|Cassius Dio