Origin of chersonese
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How to use chersonese in a sentence
In 309, he founded Lysimachia in a commanding situation on the neck connecting the Chersonese with the mainland.
Hector receives sacrifice at Troy: Protesilaus just across the water on Chersonese.The Works of Lucian of Samosata, v. 4|Lucian of Samosata
Philip sent a protest to Athens; in a lively debate on the Chersonese early in 341 Demosthenes delivered a great speech.Authors of Greece|T. W. Lumb
Miltiades was of noble birth, and succeeded his uncle as ruler of the Chersonese country, in Thrace.Historic Tales, vol 10 (of 15)|Charles Morris
In 357, on the arrival of Chares with considerable forces, the Chersonese was restored to Athens.
British Dictionary definitions for chersonese
- a poetic or rhetorical word for peninsula
- (capital when part of a name)Thracian Chersonese