- an ancient seaport in Greece, in Boeotia: the Boeotians defeated the Athenians here 424 b.c.
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Historical Examples of delium
Later, at the battle of Delium, Alcibiades protected and saved Socrates.Historic Tales, vol 10 (of 15)
Next is Delium,334 a place sacred to Apollo, in imitation of that at Delos.
Socrates served with credit at the battle of Delium, 424 B.C.The Works of Lucian of Samosata, v. 4
Lucian of Samosata
Then at Delium, again, when the day went against us, and the army was in full retreat.
Yet he must have been an old man, not far from seventy I suppose, for he was more than forty at Delium.